A unique creation

L'ECOLE is the first school to shed the light on the hidden worlds of jewelry and watchmaking to the public.


For the public, those who are passionate, anyone who wishes to acquire inside knowledge of this fascinating world.


1 December 2014

Samuel (Siegried) Bing, Art Nouveau pioneer

How did Samuel Bing contribute to the aesthetic revolution known as "Art Nouveau"? To go further, find Gislain Aucremanne, Art Historian and Professor at L’Ecole, under the heading “Online Videos”.



17 November 2014

Video on Ethiopian Opals

During the course « Interpreting the Gemstones » we present several Ethiopian opals.  To go further with this surprising stone, find Dominique Dufermont, gemologist and geologist, Professor at L’Ecole, under the heading “Online Videos”.

27 October 2014

Berber Jewelry : Evening conversation in Paris, Thursday, November 13th

There are still few seats available to be part of the evening about "Berber Jewelry" with Sarah Pinson, collector of Berber jewelry and Björn Dahlström, curator of the Museum Berber at the Majorelle Garden (Morocco). Do not wait to register!

18 October 2014

The Professors are teaching Hong-Kong

From Thursday, the 16th of October, L’Ecole is in session for 15 days in Hong-Kong. 700 students from Hong Kong, China, Korea, Singapore and Taiwan are expected to attend 63 courses in Gemology, Savoir-Faire and Jewelry History. L’Ecole in Paris will open its doors on the 12th of November for a session of 30 courses in French and English.  Each course lasts 4 hours.  Register by clicking the link  "courses".


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1 October 2014

Evening Conversation November 13th, 2014

Now, L’Ecole invites you to register for the evening dedicated to Berber jewels, expression of tribal identity. Discover the power of this traditional craft with Sarah Pinson, collector of Berber jewelry and Björn Dahlström , Curator of the Berber Museum at Jardin Majorelle (Morocco). 

15 September 2014

Mogok Rubies

On September 30th, L’Ecole proposes a new fascinating evening conversation about “Mogok, the legendary valley of the finest rubies”, with Professor Emmanuel Fritsch and the gemologist Dominique Dufermont.

5 September 2014

Evening Conversation September 11th, 2014

Now, The Ecole invites you to register for the start of the school year to Professor Farges evening conversation, about “The Sun King's blue diamond, a rediscovered masterpiece”.

30 June 2014

L’ECOLE Van Cleef & Arpels in Hong Kong

From October 16th to November 1st , L’ECOLE Van Cleef & Arpels is travelling to Hong Kong to share courses and experiments on jewelry, gemology, watchmaking and history of art to local passionate. Learn more on the project and registration process (coming soon) on  : http://hk.lecolevancleefarpels.com

19 June 2014

Discover or rediscover l’Ecole

In January, L’Ecole set in its new spaces with large workshops dedicated to jewelry, watchmaking and design. In order to share with you this adventure, here are filmed courses moments and an interview of our President. 


5 June 2014

“Amazing emeralds”

There are still few seats available to discover the “Amazing emeralds”, an Evening Conversation organized by l’Ecole and presented by  Joanna Hardy, author of the recent Emerald book (Thames and Hudson).

Register to participate: