Renaissance, Gems and Adornments, the Emergence of the Jeweler
As a period characterized by an unprecedented artistic and cultural revolution in Europe, Renaissance will have profoundly marked the world of jewelry. New trading networks, innovative techniques, and original sources of inspiration combine to give it a new refinement, as an object from now on serving multiple powers.
Dr. Isabelle Frank - Curator and Director of the Indra and Harry Banga Gallery at City University of Hong Kong
Mathilde Rondouin - Art historian and Lecturer at L’ÉCOLE, School of Jewelry Arts
Date: Thursday, 16th September 2021
Time: 7:00 - 8:00pm *Welcome reception will start at 6:30pm.
Venue: L’ÉCOLE, School of Jewelry Arts (510A, 5F, K11 MUSEA, Victoria Dockside, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong)
Photo: Alessandro Allori - Portrait of Marie de Medici - Circa 1555 - Museum of Fine Arts - Vienna