Location:

Reid Building Renfrew Street Glasgow G3 6RQ

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Sat - Sun 10am - 5pm / Mon - Fri 10am -7pm

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Silversmithing & Jewellery

Overview

The Silversmithing and Jewellery programme aims to provide a broad, balanced programme covering aspects of body adornment and fine metalworking from the development of original design concepts through to the finely crafted finished work. The course embraces as broad an approach to silversmithing and jewellery as possible, from designing for the mainstream jewellery or silverware industries to the pursuit of very personal works intended for gallery exposure.

Contemporary studio jewellers continue to challenge perceived boundaries and use the artefact as a way of defining a personal response to social and cultural issues such as gender, relationships politics, and the environment. Similarly, silversmiths explore this interaction between fine metalworking and ideas, through the vehicle of the functional domestic object.

After Degree Show in Glasgow, Silversmithing & Jewellery graduates will be taking their work to New Designers at Business Design Centre in London 25 - 30 June 2018 - more details here.