Online conference

The online conference ŠperkStret 2018 entitled “Aura of Preciousness” will be held in parallel with the main conference organized every two years by the Jewellers´ Association AURA together with the Studio s + m + l _XL – Metal and Jewel, Department of Applied Art of the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava, Slovakia. The aim of the online conference is to establish an interdisciplinary dialogue. The evaluation of gold as a material, the most precious shiny metal, the symbol of immense, eternity and perfection also offers ways of analyzing socio-cultural contexts through a prism of various humane...

ŠperkStret 2018

Gold – Aura of Preciousness The International Conference of Jewellery ŠperkStret 2018 with the theme GOLD – AURA OF PRECIOUSNESS will present theoretical contributions of experts elaborating gold – the most precious shiny metal, the symbol of changelessness, eternity and perfection, along with artifacts and jewellery made of it. The conference and the accompanying exhibitions will introduce not only selected areas from the history of jewellerry and craft and its current forms, but also the socio-cultural context of gold in the face of several humane and socially oriented disciplines. 20.9.2018 18:00 – 22:00 /Galéria Medium/ OPENING of the Conference Opening...