Exhibition of the 15th annual National Jewellery Student Competition
August 18th - September 9th
Meet the five finalists from Alberta, Nova Scotia and Quebec at the exhibition opening on Saturday, August 18th, 1-3 pm, at 13 Murray St., ByWard Market. The announcement of the winner of the Competition will take place at 2 p.m.
The 2018 Finalists:
Emilie Bisson-Yassa, Ecole de Joaillerie de Quebec
Justine Bonnin, École de Joaillerie de Montréal
Sophia Gaspard, École de Joaillerie de Montréal
Anastasia Pindera, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
Blake Van Buren, Alberta College of Art and Design
The finalists were selected from degree-granting institutions across Canada based on technical excellence, ingenuity, and strength of creative vision.
We are grateful to this year's esteemed jury:
Emily Zilber, Editor of Metalsmith Magazine (US) and past Ronald C. and Anita L. Wornick Curator of Contemporary Decorative Arts for the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Imogen Greenhalgh, Deputy Editor of Crafts Magazine (UK) and a MA from University College London in Issues in Modern Culture.
Barbara Cohen, art jeweller specializing in textile based work and curator.
For a full list of our previous national and international jurors over the past 15 years, visit our website: http://bit.ly/2m1p9Me
The gallery would like to thank for their support: The British Crafts Council, UK (Crafts Magazine), the Society of North American Goldsmiths, US (Metalsmith Magazine) and Craft Ontario (Studio Magazine).
Gallery hours: Sun & Mon 12-5, Tues to Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5.
L. A. Pai Gallery
13 Murray St., Ottawa, ON