Cameron and Breen

MARTIN CAMERON
11 Main Street
Randalstown
Northern Ireland
BT41 3AP
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Cameron & Breen Specialise In Luxury Jewellery Which Proudly Displays The Beautiful Marks Of Traditional Handmade Design. An Awarding Winning Collaborative Made Up Of Martin Cameron And Laura Breen, Both Contemporary Irish Goldsmiths Work In Their Studio Based In Randalstown Co. Antrim.
Martin And Laura Celebrate Each Unique Outcome Achieved By Hand Forging, Wax Carving And Engraving, Often Using Tools They Have Made By Hand. They Create A Raw Aesthetic Inspired By Early Celtic Mark Making And Stone Carvings Found Throughout The Rugged Irish Landscape.
Traditional Goldsmithing Techniques Are Applied By Martin And Laura To Create One-Of- A- Kind Jewellery Using Recycled Precious Metals And Remodelled Or Ethically Sourced Gemstones, Influenced By The Colour Palette Of Local Moorlands And Flora.
With An Amalgamation Of Their Different Skill Sets, They Design Together But Use Their Individual Expertise To Contribute To The Final Piece.
“PINNED” ACJ exhibition December 2020 - January 2021 Craft NI Gallery Belfast
'Ring' Exhibition 3rd August- 30th October 2020- Diana Porter gallery Bristol
‘Tales of the subconscious’ 3rd October - 6th November 2019 - Gill Wing Gallery London
Martin and Laura both studied Contemporary Applied Art at University Belfast. A combined interest in sculptural Silversmithing has influenced their joint transition into contemporary Jewellery.

Recognition
Martin and Laura’s designs have been recognised by the following establishments,
The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths Hall Craft and design Council awards 2019 award winner.
Make your Mark awards at Goldsmiths Assay Office London 2019 finalist.
General Arts award, Art Council of Northern Ireland 2017 winner.
The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths silver bullion grant 2014 winner.
The Design and Crafts Council of Irelands Future Makers Awards 2014 finalist.
The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths Young Designer Award 2013 Commendation.
The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths Young Designer Award 2012 Commendation.
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Protector Brooch, Emerald, Gold, Rock Crystal
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Series of Rings
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