Profiles

  • Sandra Enterline

    Inspired by the industrial forms and abandoned factories of her childhood in Northwestern Pennsylvania, Sandra Enterline's jewellery is minimal at first glance but complex in the the precise details.  To be exhibiting at Courtesy of the Artist later this year, Sandra Enterline is best known for her myriad of hand-drilled holes, which...

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  • Four Pillars Gin

    Four Pillars was born out of a love for gin, a love of hand-made drinks and a sense that we should be able to do something fun, different and unique in Australia with spirits. Read more about this inspiring distillery here.

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  • Doug Menadue

    Read our fascinating interview with gem artist and cutter, Doug Menadue. Now based in Sydney, we have recently worked with Doug on a custom gemstone cut exclusive to Courtesy of the Artist.

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  • Peta Kruger

    This month, we profile Peta Kruger. Based in Adelaide, Peta's work investigates the characteristics of traditional fine jewellery and costume jewellery through the processes of deconstruction and reconstruction.

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  • Cesar Cueva

    Trained in architectural technology, industrial design and visual arts, Cesar Cueva's work is characterised by a fascination of the built environment. As form studies, Cesar examines the interplay of proportions, balance and structure.

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  • Cinnamon Lee

    Cinnamon Lee is fascinated by the impact technology has on human evolution. As a craftsperson, she is particularly interested in the potential that computer aided technologies offer for new approaches to making objects.

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  • Kaoru Rogers

    Kaoru Rogers is a designer and a maker of contemporary jewellery. Following her first solo exhibition 'Paper, Wire, Rock' in December last year, Courtesy of the Artist kicks off 2014 with her artist profile.

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  • Marina Antoniou

    Marina Antoniou is a Sydney based jeweller and jewellery designer who hand crafts limited run and bespoke jewellery using precious metals, carefully sourced diamonds and unique gemstones.

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  • Emma Fielden

    Emma Fielden is an engraver and a jeweller, with a particular focus on drawing and mark making. Repetitive acts continue to occur throughout her work, be it through engraving, ink on paper, or through some other act like stitching.

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  • Linda van Niekerk

    Linda van Niekerk's desire is to create simple sculptural pieces that encourage the wearer to be bold, proud and walk tall. In this profile, Linda describes her interests, her inspiration and her processes.

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  • Belinda Esperson

    Working from her studio in leafy Melbourne, Belinda Esperson is inspired by the feeling and austere beauty of the Australian bush. In this artist profile we ask Belinda to describe her signature style and creative process.

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  • Eggpicnic

    Inspired by everyday heroes, nature, Camila De Gregorio and Christopher Macaluso of Eggpicinic believe that a designer's responsibility is based on the desire to take part in creating a better world. 

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