Join Christie’s and Bella Neyman on 5 weeks of jewelry adventures around Manhattan. Familiarize yourself with some of the most beautiful and unusual jewels crafted over the last two centuries by seeing them in-person. This course is an incredible opportunity to experience jewelry history firsthand in important public and private collections. Each visit will explore a particular period in time as told by museum curators, gallerists, dealers, and collectors. Why rely on images when some of the world's best jewels can come to life in front of your very eyes?
Visits include: museums, a private collection, contemporary art jewelry gallery, and a fine jeweler’s workshop and salon.
Bella Neyman is the co-founder of New York City Jewelry Week, a city-wide celebration of jewelry held annually in November. She is also an independent curator and writer specializing in contemporary art jewelry. Exhibitions that Bella has organized have been on view in the United States and Europe. She is currently working on an exhibition, 45 Stories in Jewelry, which will open at the Museum of Arts and Design in February 2020. Bella’s articles on decorative arts, fashion and jewelry have appeared in the New York Times, MODERN Magazine, Metalsmith, American Craft and The Magazine Antiques amongst others. From 2014-2018, she was the director of the Gallery at Reinstein|Ross, a New York-based gallery specializing in contemporary jewelry. Bella has been on the Board of the Art Jewelry Forum since 2013. She lives with her husband and daughter in Brooklyn, NY.
For any queries about this course please contact
New York Courses Department
+1 212 355 1501