“Decorative Resurgence” is a juried exhibition focused on contemporary metalwork and jewelry inspired by historical ornamentation and decoration. Artists are encouraged to submit work that references historical decorative metalwork,
jewelry, functional and non-functional objects, architecture, textile patterns, and/or processes.
The jurors will look for exquisitely crafted metalwork and/or jewelry which:
1. Successfully re-contextualizes the chosen historical decorative influence
into thoughtful and contemporary art.
2. Illustrates research and knowledge of the decorative inspiration.
The exhibition will be held in the Rowan University Gallery in Glassboro, NJ and will coincide with the Society of North American Goldsmith’s Conference entitled “Revolution”, in Philadelphia, PA, May 20-23, 2009.
Entry Deadline: All entires must be postmarked by *December 1, 2008*
Jurors: Jill Baker Gower, Jessica Calderwood
Full prospectus can be found at: www.rowan.edu
Questions? Contact: Jill Baker Gower by email: Gower (at) rowan.edu