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Lift up, patch up, and pump up: on exhibiting contemporary Jewellery

Event / 23 June 2014

Lift up, patch up, and pump up: on exhibiting contemporary Jewellery is the title of a free talk by writer, curator and practitioner Ben Lignel. Below are the three venues where Ben will present his talk:

6.30pm Monday 23rd June 2014
Room 142 School of Creative Arts, Z Block
Manukau Institute of Technology
50 Lovegrove Crescent
6pm Thursday 26 June
Dowse Art Gallery

5.30 P.M on Monday June 30th.
Otago Polytechnic Art School
Main art school lecture room (P152) on the ground floor of the art building. P152 is at the far end of the ground floor, on the right hand side.
Access is via Riego Street, second driveway on the right, you should see the vertical backlit text "ART" near the entrance to the building.

Ben Lignel is Editor of Art Jewelry Forum and responsible for managing one of the major global websites about contemporary jewellery. A writer and curator, as well as practitioner, who is at the leading edge of thinking about contemporary jewellery and craft on the global stage.  A member of Think Tank: A European Initiative for the Crafts, a group of 9 leading thinkers, writers, theorists, curators and makers representing a broad range of European countries. Ben Lignel is in New Zealand as the guest of Creative New Zealand and Objectspace through Creative New Zealand’s Te Manu Ka Tau Programme