JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair, is the main international event in Spain that aims to present excellence in art jewellery from around the world.
JOYA 2016 (8th Edition)
Arts Santa Monica
29th September – 1st October, 2016
JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair is the main event of art jewellery in Spain. Since 2009 dedicated to promote contemporary jewellery and placed in the cultural space Arts Santa Mónica gathering the most renowned national and international artists, galleries, collectives, schools, conferences and parallel events.
JOYA has become a business platform between artists and galleries, private collectors and cultural elite, with a full schedule of events, exhibitions, conferences, and supported by important publications and mass media on and off line.
This 8th edition, JOYA will be held from September 29th, 30th and October 1st and will relate art jewellery with other fields of CONTEMPORARY ART, combining both artistic expressions.
This year the fair has, as jury members, some of the most influential personalities of current contemporary art world :
Dakis Joannou, a major collector of contemporary art enjoying international recognition and serves on the councils of several museums worldwide.
Carlos Urroz, the director of the International Contemporary Art Fair ARCOMadrid, since may 2011.
Liesbeth den Besten, an independent art historian.
Jeemin Jamie Chung is the Winner of JOYA Barcelona 2015.
Piotr Rybaczek is the owner and funder of La Basílica Gallery since 2007.
Paulo Ribeiro, the co-owning of the creative agency Le Département and the founder and co-director of JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair.
Anthony Chevallier is actually co-owning the company Le Département and co-directing JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair.
Further information: http://www.joyabarcelona.com/index.php/en/