11th Nov - 27th Jan 2008
COLLECTABLE 4 CHRISTMAS
FOUR INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED JEWELLERS



Betina Speckner
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Betina Speckner

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1962 born in Offenburg, Germany
1984 study at the Academy of Fine Arts, Munich, painting-class Prof. H. Sauerbruch
1986 change to the jewelry-class,
Prof. H. Jünger; since 1991 Prof. Otto Künzli
1992 teatcher Diploma
1993 Diploma MFA
since 1992 own workshop in Munich, now in Übersee

Solo exhibitions
2007 “the everyday and the far away”,
Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Hanau, Ger
Gallery deux poissons, Tokiyo, J
Gallery Rosemarie Jäger, Frankfurt,Ger
2006 “the everyday and the far away”, gallery spektrum, Munich, Ger
Gallery Sienna, Lenox, USA a. Sofa, Chicago, USA
Gallery ra, Amsterdam, NL
2005 jeweller’s werk, Whashington DC, USA
2004 Gallery Rosemarie Jäger, Frankfurt,Ger
„le jardin exotique“ gallery H. Porée, Paris,F
2003 Gallery Sienna, Lenox, USA
Gallery Ulrike Knab, Hannover, , with P.Bauhuis
Gallery tactile, Geneve, Suisse
2002 “secret gardens” jeweller’s werk, Whashingt. USA
“secret gardens” Gallery spektrum, Munich,Ger
„secret gardens” Gallery ra, Amsterdam, NL
2001 Gallery iBO, Klagenfurt, A
2000 Gallery tactile, Geneva, Suisse
Gallery Helga Malten, Dortmund Ger
Gallery Aurum, Frankfurt a. M.,Ger
1999 „That’s how functions chemistry“ with Anne Lefebre, Photography; Gallery Spektrum, Munich, Ger
1998 Gallery ra, Amsterdam, NL
1995 Gallery Spektrum, Munich, Ger
1988 gallery oficina, São Paulo, Brasil

Exhibitions (selection)
2007 Bite the Bullet Harvey Nicols Gallery Manchester, UK
“Kunst treibt Blüten” Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim, D
2006 “collect”, London, UK, with gallery ra, Amsterdam, NL
Sofa, Chicago, USA, with gallery sienna
“transformations: the language of craft”
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra AUST
2005 “collect”, London, UK, with gallery ra, Amsterdam,
“maker wearer viewer” Makintosh Gallery,
Glasgow, UK(C)
“The nomad room” Centro Cultural De Belem, Lisbon, P (C)
“gioello”, with Daniel Kruger, Sammeck&Sammeck, gallery G. Knauth, Rome, I
2004 “collect”, London, UK, with gall. H.Porée, Paris,
“20 years Danner-price”, Gallery for applied Arts, Munich, Germany
2003 “KORU I”, Lappeenranta, FI (C)
“Ice”, Gallery Sienna, New York, NY USA
Sofa, Chicago, USA, with gallery sienna
2002 “piece de evidence” gallery tactile, Geneva, CH
2001 „Micromegas“, Munich, travelling exhibition(C)
„Bijoux Noir“, Gallery Helene Poiree, Paris,F
„Nocturnus“, Pädaste, Muhu, EST (C)
“von wegen” Dt. Gelodschmiedehaus, Hanau, Ger
2000 „The Ego Adorned“
Königin Fabiolasaal, Antwerpen, NL (C)
„SOFA“ with Gallery jewellers werk, Washington
“contemp. Arts & Crafts from Germany in India” Museum of Arts and Crafts, Berlin, Ger (C)
1999 „Vorschläge der Jury“,
Prize of the city of Munich“, Künstlerwerkstatt Lothringerstraße, Munich (C),
1998 „Brooching it diplomatically:a tribute to Madeleine K. Albright“ Helen Drutt, USA, (travelling exib.) (C)
„Microorganism“ Gallery Wooster Gardens,
New York, USA
„Schmuckszene ´98“ IHM, Munich, Ger
1997 „Forschungsauftrag Schmuck“,
Deutsches Museum, Munich, and
1998 in Gallery Biró, Munich, Ger
1995 „4th Generation, 6x Jewellery from Munich”,
Woods Gallery, Providence, USA
1993 „Was ihr wollt“, Gallery Spektrum, Munich and Museum of the county Karlsruhe (C)
1991 „Aluminium“, City-Museum Colone (C)
1990 Daniel Spoerri; „Künstlerpaletten“,
Gallery Klaus Littmann, Basel, Suisse (C)

Prizes and Awards
2006 Grant of the Erwin u. Gisela von Steiner Found.
2005 Commendation “Danner-Prize” (C)
2003 “artist in residence”, Goethe-Inst. Tallinn, EE
2001 Prize of the state of Bavaria
2000 scholarship of the City of Munich
1999 Grantprize of the city of Munich (C)
Commendation “Danner-Prize” (C)
1998 Herbert-Hofmann-Prize (C)
1997 scholarship of the Deutsches Museum Munich
1995 Grant of the Erwin u. Gisela von Steiner Found.
1990 Commendation “Danner Prize” (C)

Lectures and Seminars
2007 workshop Rietveld- Akademie, Amsterdam, NL
Lecture H. Mizuno college, Tokio, J
Lecture „inside out“ ars ornata,Manchester, UK
2006 Lecture at Sofa, Chicago, USA
Guest teacher at HS für Gestaltung, Pforzheim,
2005 Winter term workshop at RISD, Providence, USA
Lectures in Boston, Texas, New Mexico, USA
2004 Lecture: Universtity of Oregon, USA
workshop: “esad”, Porto,P
workshop:”arco”, Lisbon,P
2003 artist in residence and 2month teaching assignment at the academy of Arts, Tallinn, Est
lecture at South Carelia Polythechnic, Finland
workshop: “summeracademy”, Hanau, Germany
2002 Lecture: RISD, Providence, RI, USA
2001 Masterclass at Royal College of Art, London, GB
2000 Lecture: Ecole des Beaux Arts, Geneve, CH
Lecture: Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich
1998 Lecture: School of Art & Design, Savannah, USA
Masterclass „Ornament is a Crime”, Tallinn,EE1997 Lecture: Rietveld-Akademie, Amsterdam, NL
1996 Jewelry-symposium Haldenhof
Symposium „Granat“, Turnov, CZ
1992 5. Jewellry-symposium Erfurt (C)

Public collections
Museum of the city of Munich, Ger
Museum of Applied Art, Neue Sammlung, Munich Ger
Danner-Foundation, Munich, Ger
Angermuseum Erfurt, Ger
Jewellery-Museum Pforzheim, Ger
Royal college of Art Collection, London, GB
Schmuckmuseum Turnov, CS
Museum of the county of Baden, Karlsruhe
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Berlin, Ger
Musée de l’Horlogerie et de l’Emaillerie, Geneva, CH
Stedelijk Museum’s’ Hertogenbosch, NL
Museum für Kunst u. Gewerbe, Hamburg Ger
Mint Museum of Art and Design, N-Carolina, USA
The National Gallery, Cranberry, AUST
Design Museum, Helsinki - Fi

Artists taking part in 'Refresh' are: Min-Ji Cho, Christine Kaltoft, Helga Mogensen, Momoko Kumai, Anna Deacon, Sian Anwyl Williams, Antonella Giomarelli, Jenny Llewellyn, Iris De La Torre.
Artists taking part in 'Collectable 4 Christmas' are Bettina Speckner, Germany; Poppy Dandiya, India/UK; Marianne Anderson, Scotland; Xavier Ines Monclus, Spain.