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  • 2018 Antique Jewelry & Art Conference (Jewelry Camp)

    • From: October 26, 2018 to October 27, 2018 Recurring daily
    • Admission: $400 - $575
    • Location: Newark Museum
    • Address: 49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102

    Jewelry Camp opens on Friday, October 26 with an art jewelry show featuring six artists showcasing their collections hosted by Donna Schneier Fine Arts, followed by a hands-on jewelry preview and cocktail reception hosted by Fortuna Auction. Saturday, October 27 offers presentations led by museum curators, art history professors, historians and other industry experts, including: Ulysses Grant Dietz – Co-director of Jewelry Camp and Chief Curator Emeritus, Newark Museum Susan Abeles – Head of Department, Americas, and Senior International Specialist, Senior Vice President Jewellery at Phillips Donna Bilak – Early modern science historian specializing in the history of alchemy in British North America, England and the Continent Beth Carver Wees – Ruth Bigelow Wriston Curator of American Decorative Arts, Metropolitan Museum Edward Lewand, GG, ASA, AAA – Co-director of Jewelry Camp and a professional, independent appraiser of fine and antique jewelry Janet Zapata – Independent scholar and museum consultant, specializing in jewelry and silver