Edelstein und Schmuck


22.10.14 11:58 Alter: 4 Jahre

Britton @ Bengel

Von: Theo Smeets

Helen Britton, „Wildstein“, stones: Gebrüder Wild, metal embossing: Bengel Factory. Patinated silver, agate, goldfluss, tigereye, Nunkircher jasper, Oct. 2014.

Helen Britton, invited as Artist in Residence at the Bengel Foundation in Idar-Oberstein, will be working in the Bengel Factory and at the University of Applied Sciences in Idar-Oberstein in October, November and December 2014.

Researching classic raw stone materials of this region and those transported here from her homeland Australia, along side the possibilities offered by the fashion jewellery making machines of the Bengel factory, Britton is laying down the foundations for a completely new body of work.

During her residency there will be a public lecture on the 12th of November, 18:30, at the University, Vollmersbachstraße 53a, and to conclude her residency an exhibition at the Bengel Foundation, Wilhelmstraße 44, Idar-Oberstein opening on the 9th of December at 18:00.

You are kindly invited to both venues. 




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