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Alejandra Solar (MX-LUX)

/ Education 

2011-14  M.F.A Gemstone and Jewellery, Trier University of Applied Sciences. Idar-Oberstein DE           

2005-08  Graduate degree in Jewellery Art, Escola Massana, Barcelona ES

2002-03  Jewellery and Metals, University of Oregon, Eugene USA

1996-00  B.A in Graphic Design, Universidad Intercontinental, Mexico City

/ Exhibitions

2017  "De Versierde Mens", Museum Volkenkunde, Leiden NL

         "Summer Jewellery Festival", Galerie Slavik, Vienna, AU

         "25 Years of Galerie Orfèo", Luxembourg LU

         “Schmuck 2017”  International Handwerkmesse, Munich DE

2016  “Neuer Schmuck aus Idar-Oberstein” Stadtmuseum Simeonstift, Trier DE

          “Sieraad Art Fair”, Amsterdam, NL

          “City” 25th Legnica International Jewellery Competition, Legnica PL

          “A Motley Crew - New Pieces from the Collection”, Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim, DE

          “Archive of Objects of Vertu” Phoebus Rotterdam Art Gallery, Rotterdam NL

2015  "Brilliant Load”, Galeria Tereza Seabra, Lisbon PT

         "Ausgezeichnet! Most excellent!" Wasserschloss Klaffenbach, Chemnitz DE

         “Omnia Vanitas”, WCC-BF Gallery Les Anciens Abattoirs, Mons BE

         “Cominelli Foundation Award”, Palazzo Cominelli, Brescia, IT

         "SleepLess", Villa Bengel, Idar-Oberstein, DE

         “Alexandra Brachtendorf  & Alejandra Solar” Dual Show, Galerie Orfèo, Luxembourg

          “Collective Design” with Ornamentum, Skylight Clarkson Sq, New York USA

         “Aire Negro”, Solo Show during Schmuck, Markus Müller, Munich, DE

          “Debut im Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim”, DE

2014  “Confrontations”, NTJ, Sieraad Art Fair, Amsterdam, NL

         “LOOT”, Museum of Arts and Design, New York USA

         “Marzee Graduate Show”, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen NL

         “Cominelli Foundation Award”, Palazzo Cominelli, Brescia IT

         “nsaio5”, Landesvertretung Rheinland-Pfalz, Berlin DE

         “La Frontera”, Houston Center of Contemporary Art, Houston USA

         “Think Twice”, Arocena Museum, Torreón/ Franz Mayer Museum, Mexico City MX

2013  “Exposition de fin d'année”, Galerie Orfèo, Luxembourg

         “Articulations”, Circuits Bijoux, Maison du Mexique, Paris FR

         “Think Twice”, Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design, Tallin EST / Parque Fundidora Art, Complex, Monterrey MX

         “La Frontera”, Velvet Da Vinci, San Francisco USA / Art Gallery at Indiana University, Kokomo USA / Franz Mayer Museum, Mexico           City MX

2012  “New Nomads”, NTJ, Sieraad Art Fair, Amsterdam NL / Museum for Modern Art, Arnhem NL

         “Neuer Schmuck aus Idar-Oberstein”, Ecke Galerie, Augsburg DE

         “Barcelona- Barcelona”, Villa Bengel, Idar-Oberstein DE

2011  “Secret Garden”, New Values, Berlin DE

         “Impressions of Massana”, Galerie Pilartz, Cologne DE

         “Schmuck 2011”  International Handwerkmesse, Munich DE / Solidor Art Space, Cagnes-sur-Mer FR

         “Think Twice: New Latin American Jewellery”, Bellevue Museum of Arts, Seattle USA

2010  “True Colors”, NTJ, Sieraad Art Fair, Amsterdam NL / Villa Bengel, Idar-Oberstein, DE / Museum for Modern Art, Arnhem NL

         “Think Twice: New Latin American Jewellery”, Museum of Arts and Design, New York USA.

         “Walking the Gray Area”, Galeria Emilia Cohen, Mexico City MX

2009  “Designers Gallery”, Menorca ES

         “Off Massana”, Poble Espanyol, Barcelona ES

2008  “Marzee Graduate Show”, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen NL

         “Permeable”, La Capella, Barcelona ES

         “Graduation show Escola Massana”, Antherea, Barcelona ES

         “Enjoia’t”, La Basilica, Barcelona ES

2007  “Antiwar Medals”, Velvet Davinci, San Francisco USA / Thomas Mann Gallery, New Orleans USA

         “V Traveling Symposium of Contemporay Jewellery”, Vilafranca del Penedés ES

         ”La força del lloc”, Artesania Catalunya, Barcelona ES

         “El Reliquiari”, Sala Busquets, Escola Massana, Barcelona ES

 

Awards

2016  1st Award of the Marshall of Lower Silesia Province, 25th Legnica Jewellery Competition, PL

2014  “ISSP Förderpreis Junge Schmuckkunst” Finalist, Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim, DE

          New Traditional Jewellery Award “Confrontations” Amsterdam, NL

2006  Design prize “Association of Jewellers of Catalunya” Barcelona, ES