The National is a dedicated dealer gallery owned by Director Caroline Billing. Specialising in contemporary jewellery by New Zealand and selected international artists, The National represents more than 40 jewellers, and also exhibits sculptural ceramics, glass, and object based works. The gallery’s exhibition schedule seeks to act as a platform for the ideas and contexts that inform current practice. Billing is committed to showcasing established and emerging artists, with a curatorial focus on…
Since 2006, Tinsel has been at the forefront of contemporary jewellery in South Africa, providing a platform for local artists to exhibit and sell their work. We focus mainly on one-of-a-kind work that is handmade by the jeweller, and through our many solo and group exhibitions we aim to grow the audience for contemporary jewellery in this country. Our offering is unique in South Africa, and we are committed to promoting this kind of work.