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So Fresh So Clean entry deadline May 31

Wednesday, May 6th 2015 So Fresh + So Clean 2nd Annual Ethical Metalsmiths International Student Exhibition and Emerging Artist Award

DEADLINE: MAY 31, 2015

Fresh: Work that's happening now , challenging how we define the field of metalsmithing and jewelry.

Clean: Objectively looking at how our studio practices impact the environment and human health.

Learn from Matthieu Cheminee at 92Y

Wednesday, March 25th 2015 Matthieu Cheminee is a Parisian-born jeweler, photographer and teacher whose training spans three continents. His class on West African Filigree is being offered at 92Y in New York City. A discounted registration fee of 50% is available through Ethical Metalsmiths' online auction.

Exhibition of Ethically Sourced Jewelry

Wednesday, March 11th 2015 What is ethical jewelry? Pieces from today's leading jewelers - and members of Ethical Metalsmiths - to be exhibited and auctioned in New York.

Radical Jewelry Makeover 2014: Report

Thursday, January 15th 2015 Two major Radical Jewelry Makeover events took place in 2014 introducing over 2000 people to ideas of jewelry re-use, the differences between fashion, fine and art jewelry, and metal and gemstone sourcing issues in very fun, lively, engaging ways.

Christina Tyler EM Student Member Interview

Friday, January 9th 2015 Christina Tyler is a 2014 BFA Graduate from Virginia Commonwealth University. "I was president of my high school environmental awareness club and was a member of Green Unity for Virginia Commonwealth University in undergrad, but I had never heard about mining issues."