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Jewels through History

Learn from the History of Jewelry and master jewelers.
 

This class is conducted by two art historians.

Detailing different styles of jewelry from ancient times up until the present day, immerse yourself in the very essence of the History of jewelry, its great aesthetic themes and their origin. to gain an understanding of the master jewelers who have marked the time.
 
Discover how to make a marriage between metal and gemstones in order to create unique and extraordinary high end jewelry pieces.
 

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Price : 200 €

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Professors

Gislain Aucremanne

“This class is special for me: it is our first historical class from the very beginning of L’Ecole. It is all about how jewels offer a way of understanding much more than just jewelry. Within a larger context, each piece of jewelry tells us stories about art history, symbols of power and the development of techniques.”

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Students' reviews

Claire M.

03/01/16
C’était un vrai plaisir de passer l’après-midi de mardi à l’Ecole ! J’ai appris énormément de choses, et en plus c’était drôle… Merci !

Marisa B. – New York

11/26/15
An illuminating discovery of the wonders of gems and the world of jewelry. Courses are led by true experts in the field, giving students a real “in” on this mysterious and magical field. Jewelry lovers, L’École is not to be missed!

Joëlle S. – Paris

11/26/15
Je profite de l'occasion pour vous renouveler mes remerciements et félicitations pour la très grande qualité de l'accueil et des interventions au sein de l'École. Je vous confirme bien volontiers que, d'expérience de plus de trente années dans les métiers du haut luxe, et des formations dans les plus grandes Maisons, celles que vous même, votre équipe et vos collaborateurs extérieurs proposent sont d'une originalité et d'un niveau incomparables.

Sumeet C. – Georgia, USA

11/26/15
Thank you for letting us into the beautiful and elegant world of L’Ecole Van Cleef & Arpels. I have taken many courses in the field, but this program has a charm and character unlike any other