Conversations

Jade, diamond and lacquer… Art Deco precious materials

Jade, precious wood or shagreen, these precious materials thrilled the creation of furniture and jewelry

Event information

  • Participants
    60 people
  • Duration
    2 hours
  • Instructors
    2
  • Language
    English
  • Price
    HK$ 250/pers.
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Jade, diamond, lacquer, exotic woods and shagreen, these and other precious materials were applied with innovative developments in savoir-faire to furniture and jewelry creations during the 1920s and 1930s. Coming from far away cultures, these materials bear witness to the diapason of inspirations which fueled the artistic power of this dynamic time period.

This Conversation is given in collaboration with Liang Yi Museum and guided by two experts: 
Mrs. Inezita Gay-Eckel and Mr. Paul Paradis
Art Historians & Professors at L'ÉCOLE, School of Jewelry Arts

Date: October 24, 2019
Venue: Liang Yi Museum
(181-199 Hollywood road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong)
Reception: 7:30pm - 8:00pm
Conversation: 8:00pm - 9:00pm