We kick off on Wednesday 28th October 2020 with the first Wednesday Zoom meet-up for designer makers and applied artists to discuss 3D digital technologies and how this fortnightly series can be most useful and helpful. We want to expand the ways we can help people understand the options. We are inviting dialogue and welcome discussions where serendipitous interactions open up topics and inspire creativity.
International Jewellery Symposium A 3 day International Jewellery Symposium at the Fashion Institute of Technology in May in New York, in partnership with Politecnico di Milano, will discuss issues surrounding jewelry design and manufacturing, digital v handmade and the shift in recent years with the wider use of computer aided design and 3D printing. ‘….every tool, hand-held or digital—leaves its mark. This symposium will provide an arena for debate on how digital technology and making by hand duel for influence in the aesthetics, the use, and the cultural contexts of jewelry as both a manufactured product and as an applied art form.’ Paper and presentation One of the strands to be