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Nelson Jewellery Week 2023

13 Apr 2023 to 23 Apr 2023
13 - 23 April 2023
Nelson Jewellery Week returns in April 2023
Event type: 
Art, Exhibition, Symposium
free and ticketed
All over central Whakatū Nelson
Nelson / Tasman


Following the great success of the inaugural 2021 event, Arts Council Nelson welcomes makers, wearers and viewers to Whakatū, Nelson from 13 to 23 April to celebrate everything contemporary jewellery.

Nelson Jewellery Week 2023 includes 35 exhibitions with participants from Aotearoa, Australia, and the United Kingdom; 15 workshops and masterclasses aimed at beginners and early career makers as well as experienced jewellers; panel discussions to share current contemporary jewellery discourse; floor talks with makers speaking about their practice; activations and events around the central city including the much anticipated pin swap, Buildings Need Jewellery, and Pecha Kucha. 


The full programme and ticketing/enrolments for workshops will launch on Friday 10 February 2023. 



Written by

Arts Council Nelson

16 Dec 2022

Interests Arts Council Nelson (ACN) Our Mission is to promote, initiate and support projects and activities that stimulate and strengthen the artistic and cultural life of our communities.