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CATHERINE GRANCHE’S ADVENTURES WITH THE RADICALS.

We recently held a conference highlighting three emerging jewellery artists. Emilie Dell’Aniello, Magali Thibault Gobeil, and Catherine Granche came to talk to us about their career paths, their inspirations, and their aspirations. For Catherine Granche, workshops are a prominent part of her creative process and…

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Janis Kerman: 45 years Creating Contemporary Jewellery

This spring the jeweller Janis Kerman is celebrating 45 years of creation. The Guild is proud to present Reminiscence: 45 Years Creating Contemporary Jewellery, a retrospective exhibition depicting Quebec jeweller Janis Kerman’s various creative paths, to be held from April 27 to May 28, 2017. We took…

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13 Quebec jewellery artists exhibit in Barcelona

Espace habité / Inhabited Space brings together thirteen young Quebec jewellers whose artistic and creative approaches are remarkable. Quebec jewellery, for several years now, has been standing out in national and overbroad recognized events and manifestations. Initiated and curated by Stephane Blackburn and Noel Guyomarc’h, this…

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  • Émilie Dell'Aniello photoshoot

WHY CREATE A PORTFOLIO?

For some artisans creating a portfolio is a given. But others are wondering if it’s still necessary in order to showcase their work. We asked jewellers Pilar Agueci and Emilie Dell’Aniello to give us some insight as to why they decided to create their portfolios….

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Travel to Nanjing : Three ÉJM Teachers Journey

In fall 2016, Christine Dwane, Gustavo Estrada and Pierre-Yves Paquette, professors at the ÉJM, teached at Nanjing University in China. They accepted to answer to our questions and talk about their experience. Thursday February 23 2017 at 5:30 p.m., Christine Dwane and Pierre-Yves Paquette will…

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Le Labo at Centre Materia: the 3rd edition of an exhibition

Le Labo at Centre Materia: the 3rd edition of an exhibition

From November 11, Materia is showcasing the collective exhibition Le Labo – nouvelles propositions du bijou de création au Québec in collaboration with the gallery Noel Guyomarc’h. Sixteen emerging Québécois creators are presenting unprecedented, surprising, innovative pieces of jewelry.            …

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METALAID: A NEW WEB PLATFORM FOR CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY IN CANADA

METALAID: A NEW WEB PLATFORM FOR CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY IN CANADA

For several months now a few Toronto based jewellers (Amir Sheikhyand, Alex Kinsley, Jay Joo, and Marie-Eve G. Castonguay) have been working on building a platform destined to informing a community interested in contemporary jewellery. For the occasion we have asked Marie-Ève G Castonguay a…

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3 jewellers from Quebec at JOYA Barcelona

3 jewellers from Quebec at JOYA Barcelona

Three jewellers from Quebec are exhibiting their work at the JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair. It is the largest trade show showcasing contemporary art jewellery in Spain. Quebec is being represented for the first time by three jewellers, two of which are from our school in…

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Aurélie Guillaume – a graduate portrait

Aurélie Guillaume – a graduate portrait

  Aurélie Guillaume’s work celebrates the history of enamelling and its longstanding tradition of storytelling. Using traditional techniques, her work revives the medium in a contemporary context informed by street art, comics, pop art and counterculture. Through this process, her illustrations transcend the two-dimensional realm…

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SOFA Chicago 2015

SOFA Chicago 2015

The biggest delegation ever of jewellers from Quebec will attend the next SOFA show in Chicago from November 5th to 8th.   Working in the arts for over 25 years, Noel Guyomarc’h runs his eponymous gallery to disseminate and promote a little known discipline, contemporary jewellery….

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