SILVER SPEAKS

SILVER SPEAKS

A Celebration of Silver in Contemporary Life Exhibitions | Events | Conversations March 2016 – January 2017 silverspeaks.co.uk BUY SILVER SPEAKS CATALOGUE £3.50 Silver Speaks is a year long programme of events around the country to celebrate the exceptional level of creativity and skill in British silversmithing today. The spotlight will shine on some of the… Continue Reading

Pamela Rawnsley Memorial Lecture 2015

Contemporary British Silversmiths introduces the inaugural Pamela Rawnsley Memorial lecture, celebrating her life and work   “INSPIRE” is the first in a series of lectures organised by Contemporary British Silversmiths in partnership with the Victoria and Albert Museum to commemorate and celebrate the life and work of silversmith Pamela Rawnsley (1952 – 2014). The work of… Continue Reading

A Spoonful of Silver: An eclectic collection of silver spoons for sale, designed and made by Contemporary British Silversmiths To complement the silver theme currently on show at Belton House, this display of some 46 silver spoons has been produced especially for this exhibition by members of Contemporary British Silversmiths. The spoons showcase the diversity… Continue Reading

Contemporary British Silversmiths will be participating, for the first time, at Art In Action 2012, in Waterperry, Oxfordshire. Members will be exhibiting and demonstrating in a dedicated marquee and will be joined by London Assay Office which will be promoting the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee hallmark and undertaking an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ style evaluation for the public.… Continue Reading

By Clare Ransom A few weeks ago, I paid a visit to the library at Goldsmiths’ Hall in London. During my degree course I had heard about the library as a place for research and a source of images and resources. Although I have often visited the Assay Office round the back of the building,… Continue Reading

By Rajesh Gogna SIDE x SIDE: EDGE > EDGE opened at Häme Castle in Hämeenlinna attracting vast publicity within Finland which attracted 90% more visitors than usual to see this contemporary silverware showcase. The Castle set the scene for the wonderful work on display, complimented by beautiful historical architecture and its lakes. The private view… Continue Reading

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