Heidemarie Herb

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Biographie

  • 1991 the professional qualification as goldsmith with final examination from ” Gold- und Silberschmiedeinnung”” (Handwerkskammer) at Munich.
  • Further education at DDI (German Diamond Institute) for precious gems
  • 1992/93 Master Degree for the language Italian (IT)
  • 1994-2000 working as a goldsmith in Germany and Italy
  • 2007 workshop Lauscha and Moretti Glas (DE)
  • 2008 workshop “colours and pigments – powder coating” by DuPont Mailand (IT)
  • 2011 Symposium METALOfonas, Palanga, Lithuania (LT)
  • 2012 Symposium Artist’s House Nida, Thomas Mann Festival, (LT)
  • 2013 intern. Bernstein Symposium, Danzig (PL)
  • 2015/16 intern. Amber researcher symposium, Gdansk, (PL)

Exhibits in public art collections

  • Contemporary Jewellery Collection, Museum of amber, Gdansk, Poland
  • The Malbork Castle Museum, Poland
  • permanent collection, Cominelli foundation, Cisano (IT)
  • private collections in Austria, USA and Lithuania

Awards

  • 2011 Amberif Design Award, “story telling” international competition for the design of jewellery with amber, Gdansk (PL) -additional Award prize, workshop-
  • 2011 Second Prize 150, OnOff, Padova from Dott.ssa Mirella Cisotto Nalon
  • 2012 Amberif Design Award “Njoy”, Honorary Mention
  • 2013 Honorary mention “acqua terra” Amber Museum Kaleningrad, Russia
  • 2015 Honorary mention, filorosso, (IT)

Exhibitions

  • Teilnahem an zahlreichen Austellungen im In- und Ausland

Publications

  • 2011 500 Silver Jewelry Designs” Lark Books Editions, Asheville, USA
  • 2011 New Rings, 500+Designs from around the world by Promopress, Spain
  • 2012 Humor in craft, Pittsburgh, USA
  • 2012 ewelbook – International Annual of Contemporary Jewel Art 12/13, Belgium
  • 2013 Lark Jewelry & Beading gallery publication Showcase 500 Art Necklaces, USA
  • 2016 “Amber Metamorphoses” ( 20th anniversary of the IAA, PL )