The Paduans are Coming!

A new show of Paduan jewellers opens at RMIT gallery tomorrow. Yipee!

Thanks to Christine Scott-Young for the heads up on this article from The Age:

A treasure chest from Italy

And here are some more details on the show:

Gioielli d’Autore. Padova e la Scuola dell’oro

(Italian Contemporary Jewellery. Padua and its Jewellery School)

Exhibition dates: 17 June – 14 August 2011


Friday 17 June 12-1 pm
Italian jewellers Alberta Vita and Lucia Davanzo speaking about the Padua jewellery school.
Location: RMIT Gallery

Friday 24 June 10.30 am – 12 noon
The EU Centre at RMIT and RMIT Gallery present:
Jewellery in Europe and Australia: Alberta Vita and Lucia Davanzo in conversation with Melbourne jewellers Elfrun Lach and Teresa Lane
Chair: Mark Edgoose, the coordinator of undergraduate studies, (Gold and Silversmithing), School of Art, RMIT
Includes Italian morning tea. Free. Reserved seating. Bookings essential 9925 1717
Location: Location: Storey Hall Conference Rooms 1 & 2, Level 7, Building 16.

Admission free. All Welcome. RSVP 03 9925 1717 /


See you tomorrow!