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Although many people have heard about The Battle of Grunwald, sculptured in Baltic amber, and many have surely seen it, only a few people know who the authors are. Why do they remain in the shadows?

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The owners of the Amber Gallery-Museums, Virginija and Kazimieras Mizgiris, were looking for new artistic solutions and got the idea to redevelop one of the museum halls to create a new exhibition, in which visitors can feel the amber through artistic expression.

Published in Information
Tuesday, 31 December 2013 09:51

The First Art7 Gallery in China

After nearly a hundred salons by S&A, and three by Lalik Design in China, the first gallery with jewellery by another Polish brand: Art7, has been opened.

Published in Events
Wednesday, 17 July 2013 09:30

The Amber Museum in Cracow is Already Open

"I wanted to create a place in Cracow which would present amber in an attractive, but also multidimensional way. So far, our activities have focused on presenting the aesthetic values of contemporary amber products. At the museum, though, we have combined amber products with educational values" - explains Tomasz Mikołajczyk, the initiator.

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Tomasz Mikołajczyk, who has been involved in the amber industry for 25 years, is telling us about his latest project which "surpasses all accepted schemes and standards". The project is a private Museum of Amber in Cracow and the purchase of spectrometer which is meant to "bring the market back to normal". 

Published in Interviews
Tuesday, 02 April 2013 17:26

Amber Business Partner 2012

The International Amber Association has held for the second time a competition for the Amber Business Partner Award – this time this honorary title went to Virginija and Kazimieras Mizgiris of the Amber Gallery company, owners of several galleries with choice Baltic amber products in Lithuania.

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Katarzyna Hernas is the founder and chairman of Amber Fever. Her goal is to create the image of amber as a luxurious and unique stone in Great Britain. How is she going to achieve it?

Published in Interviews
Monday, 17 December 2012 08:38

Artistic Sensitivity Expressed in Amber

An exhibition "Hardened tears", featuring works with amber by leading European jewellery designers will be on show in Gent in January, and in March in Gdańsk. "A new artistic sensitivity has been born" - comments Wim Vandekerckhove, one of the initiators of the exhibition.

Published in Exhibitions
Sunday, 11 November 2012 17:29

Chinese TV on Amber

A Chinese TV crew preparing a programme about the Polish economy and the attractions of our country visited the Boruni gallery in Cracow. Obviously, amber had to be one of the attractions featured in their programme.

Published in Information
Tuesday, 25 September 2012 18:47

Amber Gallery and Museum in Warsaw

The Bursztynek (Little Amber) gallery is a new place on the map of Warsaw, where you can buy modern amber jewellery, as well as see an exhibition devoted to the history of amber creation and the treatment of the stone. 

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Thursday, 30 August 2012 17:37

And the Story Goes On...

The Mariacka Street Celebration will be held under such a slogan this year. There will be a fashion show, inspired by historical outfits, there will also be townspeople from past eras, as well as contemporary concerts, art exhibitions, painting and jewellery... There will be all that the street used to go on before, and what is going on now.

Published in Events
Thursday, 09 August 2012 12:38

Beautiful Things - with amber

Warsaw has finally got a place where you can buy modern, selected jewellery with amber by leading Polish companies and designers - a new gallery Beautiful Things in Krakowskie Przedmieście, run by Bożena Marki.

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Presentations of Polish artistic jewellery abroad are still quite a rarity. That makes us even more happy with the positive feedback received by "International Interidea" - an exhibition of jewellery and objects by Group Six and Sławomir Fijałkowski, organised in the V&V gallery in Vienna, the place well known to connoisseurs.

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We already know the list of people who have qualified to the 21st International Goldsmithery Art Competition RITUAL. The opening of the exhibition, as well as the announcement of the winners' names and the presentation of awards, which is traditionally the crowning event of the Silver Festival in Legnica which will take place over May 11th and 12th.

Published in Competitions
Saturday, 17 March 2012 21:26

The Festival SILVER 2012 in Legnica

The Festival SILVER 2012 in Legnica is getting closer and closer. The event will begin on May 4th and will last until June 30th. This year the most important weekend of the Festival will be over 11th and 12th May. 

Published in Information
Thursday, 17 November 2011 15:30

Amber in Paulina Binek's Hands

The Gallery Amber Manufacture S&A would like to invite everyone to visit the second exhibition from the cycle “Amber in Female Hands”, which is devoted to creative work of a popular artist from Gdańsk, Paulina Binek.
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Monday, 10 October 2011 22:48

Amber In Female Hands

Are women more sensitive to amber beauty and do they understand it better? The exhibition "Amber In Female Hands" may help you find answers to those questions. The Amber Manufacture S&A in Gdańsk would like to invite everybody to visit the exhibition.
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Sunday, 10 July 2011 23:05

Amberwood, that is amber and wood

"Everything began with winter escapades to the seaside" - this is how Marta Włodarska describes the origins of her fascination with amber and wood. An exhibition of her works is being held at the YES gallery in Poznań until the end of July.
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