New exhibition: Unexpected Pleasures: The Art and Design of Contemporary Jewellery @DesignMuseum (& more!)2December 7th, 2012Culture
On the train journey down to London, I was reading the Metro (free paper) when I was reminded the Design Museum has a new exhibition. I tweeted the article as it looked interesting – and the Tweet had people asking me more about it. So I decided to head over to Design Museum to see the exhibition.
Unexpected Pleasurers: The Art and Design of Contemporary Jewellery – runs until 2 March
Have to be honest: I don’t really care about jewellery. Nor am I a fan of fashion (ahem). I’m not even a huge design fan (although Thomas Heatherwick has been changing my opinion).
You don’t have to be any of these things to appreciate the exhibition as it goes beyond the fashion item into the thought-process of the design and the value contemporary jewellery brings to our society. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Design Museum, London, review