& 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.

Triangle Chain Drop Earrings: Earrings in acrylic, inkjet prints, and silver. 3.25" long. Triangles are 1" x 1" x .75". Night/Dazed: Necklace in acrylic, inkjet prints, 23k gold leaf, and 14k gold. Center dome: 2.5" in diamter, 1.75" thick. 24" total length. 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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Patrick Malotki: Crackle, Cuff links in black stainless steel with gold nugget. 5/8" diameter.
Patrick Malotki
Crackle
Cuff links in black stainless steel with gold nugget. 5/8" diameter.
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
Dorothée Rosen: Knot Earrings, Earrings in sterling silver. Approximately 0.5" wide. Each pair is handmade and unique, knot will vary.
Dorothée Rosen
Knot Earrings
Earrings in sterling silver. Approximately 0.5" wide. Each pair is handmade and unique, knot will vary.
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
Kristi Zevenbergen: Teal Felt Earrings, Earrings in sterling silver, copper, and teal felt. Approximately 1 1/2" long, with 5/8 x 5/8 x 6/16" earring pendant drop.
Kristi Zevenbergen
Teal Felt Earrings
Earrings in sterling silver, copper, and teal felt. Approximately 1 1/2" long, with 5/8 x 5/8 x 6/16" earring pendant drop.
Item is available Available ($194.00)

 
emiko oye: Licorice, Asymmetrical tile earrings in repurposed Lego and Argentium silver. 2 3/4" long.
emiko oye
Licorice
Asymmetrical tile earrings in repurposed Lego and Argentium silver. 2 3/4" long.
Item is available Available ($75.00)

 

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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