Antonello Figlia

Antonello Figlia
London
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Photography, Optical Illusion and Graphic Design inspire Antonello work.
In his Panorama Collection Antonello use his own photos snapped while walking around the city, aiming to merge photography into jewellery and using photoetching techniques.
Antonello create evocative piece requiring months to complete, using extensively gemstone, textures and patinas to create a three-dimensional effect on his final design.
Optical Jewellery Collection take inspiration from OpArt movement and Graphic Design, where shapes and geometric elements in sequence may create playful effect to the naked eye.
2021
- Excellence (Society of Designer Craftsmen), Oxmarket Gallery, Chichester, 2-14 August
- Contemporary Craft Festival, Bovey Tracey, Devon, 10-12 September
- Designer Crafts Showcase (Society of Designer Craftsmen), RBSA Gallery, Birmingham 2-13 November
2020
- IV Contemporary Goldsmithing Exhibition, Museo Nacional de Artes Decorativas, Madrid 6 Feb - 29 Mar
2018
- Contemporary Craft Festival, Bovey Tracey, Devon 7-9 June 2019
- Goldsmith Craft Council Award, Goldsmith Hall, London 26th February- 2 March 2019
- Handmade at Kew, Royal Botanical Garden, Richmond 4-7 October 2018
- The Hand of the Maker, Society of Designer Craftsmen, London 12th-21st July 2018
- Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Solo Exhibition, Cwmbran, 2 June - 21 July 2018
- Handmade in Britain, Oxford 17-20 May 2018
- British Craft Trade Fair, Harrogate 8-10 April 2018
- Getting Started, The Goldsmith Centre, London 4-10 January 2018
2017
- SHINE, The Goldsmith Centre, London 6 Nov- 20 Dec 2017
- Craft Central Open Studio, London November 24-26 2017
- Made By Hands, Cardiff (Wales) 3-5 November 2017
- Top Drawer, London 10-12 September 2018
- The Contemporary Craft Festival, Bovey Tracey (Devon) 9-11 June 2017
Outlets:
Primavera Gallery - Cambridge
Web:
jewelleryAF.com
HandmadeinBritain.com
Jewelstreet.com
Image 1
Waterloo Cuff
Image 2
Westminster Necklace
Image 3
Saint Paul Cuff