The second edition of Milano Jewelry Week is slated to take place in the first week of June 2021. The event will be marked by four days of collective and personal exhibitions, private previews, exhibitions of international galleries and schools, awards nights, informational workshops, cocktail parties and riveting performances. Spread all over the city of Milan, at historic buildings, high jewelry ateliers, goldsmiths' workshops, academies, art galleries, fashion boutiques and design showrooms, the venues for the different events will also showcase the beauty of the city.
Under the patronage of the Municipality of Milan and CNA Federmoda, Milano Jewelry Week will highlight contemporary, bijou and fashion jewellery as well as high jewellery from the different but complementary lenses of history, craftsmanship and techniques as well as jewellery collaborations and crossovers with art and fashion.
The following major events are scheduled to take place in Milano Jewelry Week 2021:
Artistar Jewels, an exhibition, at the Palazzo Bovara in Corso Venezia 51, of contemporary pieces by 200 artists and designers from 40 different countries. In addition, the winners of Artistar Jewels 2019 Fall Edition, including Alessandro Dari, Petra Mohylova, and PalladinGold ™ / Tatyana Kholodnova, will be attending the eight edition of the well-known body ornament event.
The Jewelry Hub which will display the latest creations of 40 fine jewelry brands, who have been selected in accordance with very strict criteria. Additionally, jewellery collectors and lovers will have the rare opportunity to appreciate and purchase exquisite and very refined pieces directly from some of the most innovative jewellery creators of today.
Jewelry Drops is an unprecedented and very topical phyigital collective in which international artists and designers will take part, both in person and remotely, leading to a dynamic and original exhibition space that will offer a 360-degree overview of jewellery.
An awards ceremony for artists participating in the different events will also take place during Milano Jewelry Week. Members of the jury will include jury Donatella Zappieri - Jewelry Business Consultant, Guido Solari - Director of the Scuola Orafa Ambrosiana in Via Tortona, 26 and Director of the SOA Lab & Factory in Via Savona 20, Laura Inghirami - Founder DONNA JEWEL, Assamblage - National Association of Contemporary Jewelry and Lucia Massei - Creative Director of Alchimia Contemporary Jewellery School of Florence.
According to Enzo Carbone, Founder and CEO of Prodess Italia, the company that conceived and manages Milano Jewelry Week, "We are all living in a very particular historical period and despite the many difficulties, we have never stopped, indeed, we have increased our proposal both in terms of contents and in participants. I am really happy to see a great desire to restart among all the operators”.
More information, including application packages and calendar of events for the Milano Jewelry Week is available at www.milanojewelryweek.com.