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Metalsmith Review: “Between Black and White” / Every Nijland

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Arkansas Arts Center Acquires Naama Bergman Vessel

We’re pleased to announce that Arkansas Arts Center has acquired a recent piece by artist Naama Bergman. The vessel, pictured below, is made of iron mesh and salt and is part of a series recently featured in her exhibition “Saturation Point.” Read more about the series here.

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Collective Design Fair: May 3 – 7

We’re pleased to be participating in Collective Design Fair 2017 that will run May 3-7, at Skylight Clarkson Square in NYC. We’ll be featuring recent works by Jennifer Trask including jewelry, encaustic wall panels, wall installations and more. We’re also pleased to be presenting works by other gallery artists including: Attai Chen, Evert Nijland, Peter Bauhuis, Naama Bergman, Doris Betz, Georg Dobler, Steven Gordon Holman, Margit Jäschke, Matt Lambert, Zachery Lechtenberg, Bruce Metcalf, Renzo Pasquale, and Annamaria Zanella. Read more about Collective here.



Margit Jäschke’s Work On View in Munich

The work of Margit Jäschke, along with two other artists, was featured during Munich Jewellery week, in the stunning setting of  the Bayerische Akademie der Schonen Künste in Munich. 
The exhibition -”Ishikawa/Jäschke/Wagner was the result of the well deserved “Art Award 2016″ given to the three artists by the Akademie.



New Publication: Doris Betz. Jewellery and Drawing

New from Arnoldsche Art Publishers: “Doris Betz. Jewellery and Drawing” was presented in conjunction with Betz’ recent mid-career retrospective at the BKV in Munich. This beautiful publication explores the forms, surfaces, structures and color of her jewelry works and the interconnections with her drawings.
Here, an essay from the book written by author Pravu Mazumdar. The book is currently available at the gallery.

The Interstitial Space. Some Remarks on the Twofold Art of Doris Betz


New Exhibition: The Body Electric

Our new show featuring the work of 3 young, dynamic artists – Steven Gordon Holman, Matt Lambert and Zach Lechtenberg – opens Fri. April 16-8 pm. In conjunction with the exhibition, Steven Gordon Holman and Zach Lechtenberg will be in conversation with internationally noted artist, Bruce Metcalf at Brooklyn Metal Works, Sun. April 2, 3 pm.

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Schmuck 2017

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For those of you who will be in Munich, March 8-14 for the annual week of jewelry hoopla, here’s a quick list of exhibitions, book launches and meet-the-artist events that feature Gallery Loupe artists. We’re particularly pleased that the following 5 of our artists were chosen to participate in the Schmuck 2017 exhibition at the Internationale Handwerksmesse:  Robert Baines, Attai Chen, Vered Kaminski, Esther Knobel and Annamaria Zanella.

Robert Baines Chosen As Prize Finalist

Congratulations to Australian artist Robert Baines upon being named finalist for the Loewe Foundation Craft Prize, for his extraordinary gold neckpiece, “Steampunk from the Cosmos.” Baines is one of 26 finalists selected from nearly 4000 submissions by artists from more than 75 countries. The winner will be announced on April 10th.












Read more about the Loewe Foundation Prize:
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Metalsmith Magazine Features Two Loupe Artists

Don’t miss the current issue of Metalsmith magazine featuring 2 outstanding articles – one on the enamel work of Zach Lechtenberg by art historian, Toni Greenbaum and the other, on Bruce Metcalf by Ulysses Grant Dietz, Chief Curator of Decorative arts at the Newark Museum. 

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Jennifer Trask Speaks at the Renwick

In conjunction with the exhibition “Visions and Revisions” currently running Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art, we had the opportunity to hear artist Jennifer Trask talk about her work and inspiration. Trask’s work will be on view at the Renwick thru Jan. 8th.

Here’s a look at the video from the show.

Jennifer Trask – Visions and Revisions: Renwick Invitational 2016