Gemstones and Jewellery, Event

Invitation to the exhibition: Typhaine Le Monnier - Playtime

We are delighted to invite you to the opening of the exhibition "Playtime" by Typhaine Le Monnier as part of the Idar-Oberstein schmückt sich exhibition programme: On Thursday, 19 October 2023, 6:30 pm at Villa Bengel and via livestream at, with a welcoming address by Peter Wenzel and an introduction by Prof. Theo Smeets.


Typhaine Le Monnier graduated from Trier University of Applied Sciences at the Idar-Oberstein campus in 2015 with a remarkable jewellery collection. Since then, she has continued to develop her work from her studio in Lisbon and has exhibited her pieces worldwide. Today, she is presenting the results of a three-month residency at the Jakob Bengel Foundation: "Playtime". The term sums up the artist's approach to jewellery design, which strikes a balance between innovative thinking and playful experimentation and challenges conventional notions of wearability and adornment in jewellery design.

Villa Bengel, Wilhelmstraße 44, 55743 Idar-Oberstein
Open Tue.-Sun. 10.00-17.00 hrs

Typhaine Le Monnier (MFA 2016)


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