What to seeMuseums and exhibitions
Glanz und Geheimnis
Shine and Mystery: why you should visit this exhibition! By Sigrid van Roode
Book review by jewellery historian Sigrid van Roode: why you should read Across Asia and the Islamic World!
Powerful book with artists’ reflections on colonial postcards, images of the Orient and personal adornment as identity
Tenues des Touaregs
Super rare book with detailed drawings of Tuareg adornment, jewellery, dress and utensils.
Book review of Engraved Gems, presenting the private collection of Guy Ladriere
Book review of Head Adornment by Irene Steiner
Splendour and Shine III
Review of Splendour and Shine III by Irene Steiner
Hair: untold stories
Review of the exhibition on Hair in the Horniman Museum and Gardens
Horniman Museum and Gardens: why you will want to visit!
Beautiful Bodies: a detailed review of this book.
Cartier and Islamic Art
Cartier & Islamic Art: read my opinion on this gorgeous book here!
DIVA Library: jewellery research heaven! Find out what this library offers jewellery researchers here.
Review of the book on Alexine Tinne’s photography.
A French private collection of kohl containers, published in a lovely book: read more here!
Gold of the Great Steppe
New discoveries of Scythian gold treasure: read the review of this beautiful book here.
Splendour and Shine II
Beautiful book on ethnic jewelry in the Splendour & Shine-series: read about it here.
Creating Splendour & Shine
Interview with Irene Steiner on the occasion of her exhibition Splendour & Shine.