For the second year Indiana University Metalsmithing and Jewelry Design Area has been asked to participate in Galerie Marzee’s Graduate Exhibition.
Founded in 1978 in Nijmegen in the Netherlands, Galerie Marzee is one of the principal promoters of international contemporary jewellery and silverware. Alongside the permanent Marzee Collection, Galerie Marzee typically mounts five special, temporary exhibitions each year. The gallery is unique in its support for emerging young jewellery artists and our annual, international Marzee Graduate Show, which is one of the gallery’s most significant events.
Indiana University is one of only 5 schools from the United States asked to participate in this prestigious exhibition. Other institutions and academies include; Cranbrook Academy of Art, San Diego State University, SUNY New Paltz, and the Rhode Island School of Design.
Participating countries include; Australia, Belgium, China, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Netherland, Norway, New Zealand, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
This years students representing Indiana University are; 2014 MFA graduate Kyleigh Garman and 2015 MFA candidate Vincent Pontillo-Verrastro. In addition, Kyleigh Garman’s Necklace Sediment I, has been the selected image used for the email announcement advertising the exhibition.
Opening at 4pm on Sunday August 17th, 2014 – the exhibition will be on exhibit until October 24, 2014.