What we've done well

Our vaults are where we keep articles and events from ACJ's history, archived jewellery & exhibition news, and other items of interest.

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A selection of ACJ Members' exhibitions

Our 20th anniversary touring exhibition.

The 2015 Members' Exhibition theme was Sleight of Hand - smoke and mirrors, deception, magic and mystery.

This toured to the Brewhouse, Burton on Trent, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh and Plymouth College of Art.

Our latest show  ICONS was held at the National Centre for Craft & Design in Sleaford, Lincs May - July 2014

ICONS - jewellery for the famous & infamous, and pieces reflecting cultural and design icons.

ACJ were invited to stage the flagship show of Sheffield's Galvanize Festival.

2012's exhibition theme was Diamond Jubilee -  celebratory pieces.

This show toured five venues in England, Wales & Scotland, and was the first external exhibition shown at the new Goldsmiths' Centre in London.

JUcatalogueCoverACJ Bristol organised the first national ACJ exhibition in 2004.

Jewellery Unlimited showed work from over 90 ACJ members for three months at Bristol  Museum & Art Gallery.

The print catalogue is available

Themed and general exhibitions organised by our regional groups

ACJ organises a variety of events for members

Information about ACJ conferences:

2017   20:20 Visions

2010   Crossings: papers are available to logged in members

2006   Carry the Can

2000   A Sense of Wonder


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ACJ's 2017 conference in Sheffield, 7 - 9 July

Our sixth international contemporary jewellery conference


More details of presentations and workshops for logged-in members.

ACJ's regional groups organise their own events. Any current events will be found on our home page.

An archive of articles about various jewellery events

A selection of articles on members' activities

The most current award can be found on our home page.

Articles from our series spotlighting members' work

Helena SymesACJ published updates for members on industry changes and supplier news.

We also held a weekly making challenge, which had wonderful responses.