May 15-17, 2018
FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, NY
A partnership between the Fashion Institute of Technology
and Politecnico di Milano
The Fashion Institure of Technology, Politecnico di Milano and
Sculpture to Wear is pleased to announce that Lisa M. Bermen will be a
featured speaker at the Jewelry in the 21st Century International Symposium.
Join us for three days of discussion of the seismic shift surrounding jewelry
design and manufacturing in recent years. As digital design and model
making have speeded up the process, they have proven themselves
invaluable as tools of the trade. But every tool, hand-held or digital-leaves
its mark. This symposium will provide an arena for debate on how digital
technology and making by hand duel for influence in the aesthetics, the use,
and the cultural contexts of jewelry as both a manufactured product and as
an applied art form.
Lisa M. Berman
Sculpture to Wear
Digital vs. Handmade Studio Jewelry-
How will valuation be affected and measured?
Join Lisa for what is destined to be one of the most
provocative and far reaching presentations of the
symposium.This topic is at the heart of the profound
changes affecting the jewelry industry in the