EXHIBITIONS & PROJECTS

Collectibles & Curiosities Exhibition

For this exhibition, ACJSNI has brought together 18 contemporary jewellers and silversmiths from all over the world. Each piece represents a wide range of narratives and cultures. Their diverse approaches to the brief show not only technical precision and a dynamic use of materials, they also reflect their artistry as storytellers. Jewellery is a statement…

Re-Use + Re-Imagine Adornment Project

The ACJSNI Re-Use + Re-Imagine Adornment Project is a collaborative venture between 10 artist / makers related to the linen heritage of R-Space Gallery. The projecthighlights the distinct characteristics of 3-Dimensional research in Silversmith, Jewellery and Textile Art practices. The three craft areas see frequent overlaps in scale, materials, and methods of construction which, when combined,…

Heirloom

‘THE GIFT – As Heirloom’ Exhibition ACJSNI are delighted to be invited by CRAFT NI once again, to bring the most accomplished new work from their members and associates. This year selected makers will create neckpieces and earrings in response to the title of The Gift inspired by Lewis Hyde’s book of the same title. Jewellery has…

Pinned III

The Association for Contemporary Jewellers and Silversmiths NI (ACJNI)is pleased to present ‘Pinned III’ at Ards Arts Centre, Newtownards, Co. Down. An exhibition of 15 local jewellers and silversmiths who have each responded to the exhibition’s theme to produce one-of-a-kind pieces beyond the scope of their usual commission or production work.The exhibition features 30 variations…

PINNED ON LINEN – R-SPACE GALLERY

We are pleased to present, Pinned on Linen, an Exhibition by 21 ACJSNI members and invited guest makers closely associated with the group. The Exhibition ‘Pinned’ was first shown in Craft NI, November 2020 during Lockdown no.2. For this second showing, we have some new makers with new work, while some Jewels now reside with…

PINNED I

We are delighted to invite you to our first group exhibition as the Association for Contemporary Jewellers & Silversmiths NI (ACJ NI) on 2 November 2020 to 2 January 2021. Pinned presented the work of 23 local jewellers and silversmiths who have each responded to the exhibition’s theme to produce one-of-a-kind pieces beyond the scope…