Brilliantly Birmingham: International Contemporary Jewellery Festival
28 November - 21 December 2008
Brilliantly Birmingham, a unique celebration of Birmingham's long standing reputation for jewellery design and production, returns for the ninth year showcasing an array of innovative work by a handpicked selection of new and emerging designer makers.
From November 28th until December 21st 2008, the best new contemporary jewellery will be exhibited across Birmingham and the West Midlands in a variety of venues offering the public an opportunity to buy innovative and affordable gifts directly from the designers during the Christmas season.
FLUX, the Brilliantly Birmingham curated exhibition now in its third year will exhibit a selection of the best new and emerging contemporary designer makers from the UK and around the globe.
The hunt is on to find up to 30 designer makers who will secure the opportunity to exhibit amongst the cream of new and emerging talent in the jewellery world.
Competition is fierce with over 100 designer makers vying for up to 30 places.
Last year's showcase saw exhibitors from destinations as far flung as Ireland and Hong Kong, as well as rising designer maker stars from the West Midlands.