Women Jewellery Designers

Author: Juliet Weir-de La Rochefoucauld

Publisher: Antique Collectors Club Limited

ISBN: 9781851497416

Category: Design

Page: 176

View: 8700


This sumptuous book showcases the work of women jewellers from around the world. It tells the story of influential women in the jewellery industry throughout the twentieth century, continuing to the present day. Along with beautiful images of the fantast

21st-Century Jewellery Designers

An Inspired Style

Author: Juliet Weir-De La Rochefoucauld

Publisher: Acc Art Books

ISBN: 9781851499083


Page: 360

View: 1566


21st-Century Jewellery Designers: An Inspired Style is a stunning survey of the contemporary jewellery that's being designed and created across the world today. From the great JAR, to James de Givenchy and Nicholas Varney in the West, and Michelle Ong, Wallace Chan and Bhagat in the East, 21st-Century Jewellery Designers: An Inspired Style is an exploration into the designers' worlds, helping the reader to discover the jewels that great jewellery artists are creating now. Interviews with each designer featured reveal their inspirations and passions, their favourite materials, designing processes, and how their personalities influence their designs. Designers include: JAR (France); Kaoru Kay Akihara (Japan); Walid Akkad (Lebanon/France); Lorenz Baumer (France); Bhagat (India); Sevan Bicakçi (Turkey); Luz Camino (Spain); Wallace Chan (China); Edmond Chin for Etcetera (China); Lydia Courteille (France); Michele della Valle (Italy/Switzerland); Patrice Fabre (France); James de Givenchy for Taffin (USA); Vincente Gracia (Spain); Hemmerle (Germany); Anna Hu (USA/Taiwan); Michelle Ong for Carnet (China); Suzanne Syz (Switzerland); Nicholas Varney (USA); Stephen Webster (UK); Dickson Yewn for Yewn Heritage (China); Rami Abboud (Lebanon); Tomasz Donocik (UK); LaMouche (China/France); 10 Royale (France). AUTHOR: A Fellow of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain (Gem A), Juliet Weir-de La Rochefoucauld began her career at Sotheby's & Co., London. Based in France she writes about jewellery and is working on her next book on the subject. Juliet's Great-grandfather, Thomas Weir, founded the jewellers Weir & Sons in Dublin in 1869, a company that is still run by members of the family. SELLING POINTS: * An exploration of the passions and inspirations that have ignited the creation of sumptuous jewels with a definitively contemporary touch * Presents the stories and designs of leading contemporary jewellery designers working across the globe - France, the USA, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Japan, the UK, Spain, Italy, China, Turkey, Lebanon, Taiwan, India, Germany * Each entry is accompanied by beautiful colour photographs of the designer's pieces * Includes a chapter on the new rising stars in the industry 500 colour images

London Art and Artists Guide

Author: Heather Waddell

Publisher: London Art and Artists Guid

ISBN: 9780952000464

Category: Art

Page: 362

View: 3321


The 'London Art and Artists Guide' provides information on art schools, museums, galleries, studios and the people involved with them. It also covers restaurants, markets and general features that relate to London.

Saudi Women Speak

24 Remarkable Women Tell Their Success Stories

Author: Mona AlMunajjed

Publisher: N.A


Category: Interviews

Page: 269

View: 6467



American Design in the Twentieth Century

Personality and Performance

Author: Gregory Votolato

Publisher: Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719045318

Category: Design

Page: 301

View: 6011


A visual exploration of a century of innovative designs and their role in American cultural expression

Gender, Design and Marketing

How Gender Drives Our Perception of Design and Marketing

Author: Gloria Moss

Publisher: Gower Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 9780566087868

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 245

View: 4111


Product and service designers place increasing emphasis on the colour, form and appearance of what their organization offers and the language with which they describe it.Gloria Moss' erudite, sophisticated and fascinating book, guides the reader to an understanding of the way gender influences our visual perception.In this wide-ranging book, the author explores design, visual aesthetics, language and communication, by drawing on an exhaustive range of primary sources of research from psychology, design, branding and communication. The lessons that emerge offer challenges to organizations both in the way in which their design and marketing is perceived by men and women, as well as how the make-up of their workforce may limit their ability to appreciate and address the diversity of customers' preferences.Gender, Design and Marketing offers researchers, designers, brand and marketing specialists an enhanced understanding of gender; the ways in which an organization's actions can engage or dissuade the men and women that make up its market; and how to increase the breadth and depth of appeal for all products.

New Woman


Author: Various

Publisher: Pioneer Book Co. Pvt. Ltd.



Page: N.A

View: 3206


India’s leading women’s English monthly magazine printed and published by Pioneer Book Co. Pvt. Ltd. New Woman covers a vast and eclectic range of issues that are close to every woman’s heart. Be it women’s changing roles in society, social issues, health and fitness, food, relationships, fashion, beauty, parenting, travel and entertainment, New Woman has all this and more. Filled with quick reads, analytic features, wholesome content, and vibrant pictures, reading New Woman is a hearty and enjoyable experience. Always reinventing itself and staying committed to maintaining its high standard, quality and consistency of magazine content, New Woman reflects the contemporary Indian woman’s dreams just the way she wants it. A practical guide for women on-the-go, New Woman seeks to inform, entertain and enrich its readers’ lives.