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Prof. Barbara Kosmowska-Ceranowicz talks about blurring the borders between modified amber and its imitations, about identification difficulties and how to get around all that.

Published in Interviews
Friday, 05 April 2013 14:30

Trend Book 2013+: Interaction

The body makes an excellent controller. Today, the market for touch screens is growing several times more quickly than that for display screens.

Published in Information
Friday, 05 April 2013 12:11

Trend Book 2013+: Knit-Knack

The cool knitting phenomenon has spread among trend-setting circles world-wide, then it overcame masses of handicraft enthusiasts to create enormous communities in actual and virtual reality, to finally, in a new incarnation, make a name for itself in designer lifestyle products.

Published in Information
Friday, 05 April 2013 11:33

Trend Book 2013+: Rave

Do you still remember the now-classic beat of Scooter’s Move Your Ass? The trippy techno rhythms and laser light shows are not just 90s nostalgia.

Published in Information
Friday, 05 April 2013 11:22

Trend Book 2013+: Origami

The Japanese art of paper-folding can be the perfect manifestation of order and harmony. The forming of a plane according to a precisely determined number and a well thought-out sequence of movements is filled with the spirit of Far Eastern Zen.

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Professor Barbara Kosmowska-Ceranowicz Ph.D. received a Golden Rose for her book “Amber in Poland and in the World”. The book was acclaimed the best Polish popular science publication in the 2011/12 publishing season.

Published in Information
Friday, 28 September 2012 11:26

A Unique Adventure with “SILVER”

The Art Gallery in Legnica – with a small, but totally forgiveable delay – has published a great book “SILVER Meetings in Legnica”. The book documents the 30 years of the “SILVER” competition, as well as, or perhaps most of all, 30 years of the development of contemporary Polish goldsmithery.

Published in Information
Thursday, 30 August 2012 17:33

Poland – Amber and Jewellery

The catalogue “Poland – Amber and Jewellery” will have its première at the Ambermart trade fair in Gdańsk. The catalogue will be one of the promotional tools for Polish jewellery at selected trade fairs, as a part of the Operational Programme Innovative Economy. We have the pleasure to present it today.

Published in Top
Monday, 13 August 2012 08:26

Amber in Poland and in the World

The book "Amber in Poland and in the World" by Professor Barbara Kosmowska-Ceranowicz, Ph.D., is already available on the market. It is written in a simple and comprehensible way, thus even people who are not connected with amber professionally may find it interesting.

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The book "Polish Women on the Amber Route" is a good beginning in convincing Polish women to amber.

Published in Opinions
Monday, 16 April 2012 08:44

Trend Book 2012+: MACABRESQUE

One of contemporary art’s most expensive pieces – the diamond skull by Damien Hirst is no longer the gloomy metaphor of memento Mori from baroque painting. We perceive it exclusively as an aesthetic object, as eccentric glamour.

Published in Information
Monday, 16 April 2012 08:42

Trend Book 2012+: N:JOY!

Frequently the Dadaist turning of a cognitive context “inside out,” a twisted interpretation of function or a consciously grotesque style become a medium for critical commentary on current sociological issues or a vehicle for messages about socially important processes and phenomena.

Published in Information
Monday, 16 April 2012 08:39

Trend Book 2012+: OLD SCHOOL

Only a dozen or so years ago we would have said that this historicising design trend was a “good old” style, if it were not for the fact that today this style of design is the “next big thing” throughout the world.

Published in Information
Monday, 16 April 2012 08:36

Trend Book 2012+: LESS IS LESS

The consequences of the economic recession have forced us all to become socially responsible. Instead of sponsoring multinationals and paying for their “tags,” we choose products which are the actual result of the work of local artisans and their individual creativity.

Published in Information
Monday, 16 April 2012 08:33

Trend Book 2012+: CRYSTALLOGRAPHY

In all areas of design – from architecture, through furniture, cars to interior accessories, there is a marked comeback of angular geometrism – though not in its impersonal modernist version, but in a form which refers to the molecular microstructures formed by nature.

Published in Information
Monday, 16 April 2012 08:29

Trend Book 2012+: SOFT-TECH

Lines and colours of industrial products, such as smartphones, MP4s and all sorts of electronic accessories without which we cannot do without that are a primary source of inspiration for lifestyle and fashion designers today.

Published in Information
Friday, 27 January 2012 17:45

TREND BOOK 2012+

The premiere of "Trendbook 2012+" - an album comprising of over 300 pages, is planned to take place during the Amberif trade fair in Gdańsk. It will be accompanied by an exhibition "Amber Trends 2012+" featuring interpretations of the trends described in the album, the unique jewellery designs.

Published in Top
Wednesday, 20 July 2011 22:31

Amber Routes - Conference in Kaliningrad

This year's edition of the international conference organised on June 30th by the Amber Museum in Kaliningrad was devoted to a review of ancient and historic routes of the long-range trade of amber products as well as the significance of artistic activity of contemporary amber makers. On that basis, the contemporary amber market in the global scale was discussed.
Published in Events
Sunday, 05 June 2011 09:25

To Fall in Love with Amber

"Our aim is for the book to get the interest of people who do not know anything about amber, but who can fall in love with amber the way we did - that is totally unexpectedly" - this is how the Ambassador of Amber, Monika Richardson announced the album "Polish Women on the Amber Route" during the Forum of the Amber Route Cities in Gdańsk.
Published in Events
Sunday, 05 June 2011 09:09

Amber in an International Perspective

An open seminar by the World Amber Council together with a publication including summaries of the speeches given by the Council members and invited guests, is a unique occasion to see amber in a wider perspective.
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