& ANTIQUE JEWELRY


Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery shows the work of 54 jewelry artists: northwest, national and international, as well as antique and vintage jewelry. Facèré is located in the City Centre building at 1420 Fifth Avenue between Pike and Union in the heart of downtown Seattle.

You can search through our inventory by artist or on our Shop page which can be organized by jewelry type: bracelets, earrings, necklaces, pins, and rings.



Currently showing at Facèré:
Night/Dazed: New Work by Jennifer Merchant
June 6 - June 26, 2018

Facèré presents Night/Dazed, a collection of layered acrylic jewelry and small sculpture by artist Jennifer Merchant. Night/Dazed invites viewers to gaze deep into the layered abyss and explore illusions of time and space. These works combine graphic black and white op art prints with images from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, and layers them between solid acrylic. The layered acrylic is hand sculpted into various geometric forms, creating pieces that are graphic and colorful from one angle and transparent from the other. Wonderfully dimensional, each piece changes as it's viewed from different angles.

Sculpted Dome Pendant: Acrylic, inkjet prints, silver, rubber, magnets. Dome is 3.25" in diameter and 1.75" thick. Cord is 18" in length. Night/Dazed: Domed Drop Earrings (front view): Earrings in acrylic and inkjet prints. 2.25" x 1.25" x .75". Night/Dazed Sculpted Dome Ring: Ring in acrylic and paper, featuring images from Hubble Space Telescope and black and white op art. 1 7/8 x 1 5/8". Approximate size 7. 
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Kristi Zevenbergen: Green Felt Earrings, Earrings in sterling silver, copper, and green felt. 1 /2" long by 1/2" wide.
Kristi Zevenbergen
Green Felt Earrings
Earrings in sterling silver, copper, and green felt. 1 /2" long by 1/2" wide.
Item is available Available ($194.00)

 
Kathleen Faulkner: Small Twisted Wire Earrings, Post earring in sterling silver. Approximately 1/2" diameter.
Kathleen Faulkner
Small Twisted Wire Earrings
Post earring in sterling silver. Approximately 1/2" diameter.
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
Davide Bigazzi: Medusa Pendant, Pendant with 20" leather cable, in sterling silver and 18k gold. Approximately 3" x 1" x 1/8"
Davide Bigazzi
Medusa Pendant
Pendant with 20" leather cable, in sterling silver and 18k gold. Approximately 3" x 1" x 1/8"
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
David LaPlantz: , Industrially painted aluminum, engraved and cold connected, with sterling rivets. Approx 2" diameter.
David LaPlantz
Industrially painted aluminum, engraved and cold connected, with sterling rivets. Approx 2" diameter.
Item is available Available ($108.00)

 

For those interested in beginning a retail business or have a business and need a different point of view, Karen Lorene, owner of Facere Jewelry Art Gallery, has written a history of the business: Building a Business, Building a Life available through the gallery or Amazon.
 

More information on the publications produced by Facere Jewelry Art Gallery relating to the world of jewelry - both antique and modern jewelry art - is available at Lorene Publications.
 
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