"Jewellery Encyclopedia"

17 May 2018
Press Office of the Amber Museum

Signature style of a jewellery artist is a combination of numerous peculiarities of choice and working of metal. Alongside with setting and cutting precious and semi-precious stones, formation of the general and detailed colour composition of works reflects originality and independence of the master's artistry. Colour of jewellery materials – metals and minerals – is often the main reason for a buyer's choice of one or another jewellery piece.

The following aspects will be discussed:

  • general colour theory with chromatology elements;
  • particular colour qualities of works from famous jewellery houses and independent artists (Russia, Europe, USA, India, China);
  • particular colour qualities of jewellery pieces by historical and national; schools of the past.

The lecture will be conducted by the museum's Deputy Director for Research, art expert, candidate of pedagogical sciences Irina Toropova within the lecture series "Jewellery Encyclopedia".

Ticket price – 200 rub.

Inquiries: 53-82-19.

The event is accessible for people with limited health abilities.

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