GC & DC: Joanna Hardy & Cartier in Conversation
- 13 Feb 2018 · 6:00PM - 8:00PM
- £20 (includes a glass of wine)
- Exhibition Room
- Event type
Acclaimed jewellery specialist, Joanna Hardy, leads the conversation with Cartier, the world’s most esteemed and respectful Maison in the luxury goods industry, in a special evening event.
Founded in 1874 in Paris, Cartier is renowned worldwide for its high jewellery creations and watches - symbols of craftsmanship and elegance, quality and excellence. Hosted by the Goldsmiths’ Craft & Design Council (GC&DC) and Joanna Hardy, this exclusive in conversation talk celebrates 60 years of unique partnership between GC&DC and the Maison, Cartier.
This event is a unique chance to hear from two highly skilled and experienced individuals who work at Cartier about their world and GC&DC’s Jacques Cartier Memorial Award – presented since 1958 to those setting the highest benchmark for outstanding and exceptional craftsmanship. Through their conversation, you will be taken on a behind-the-scenes journey from Cartier’s prestigious workshop, the exemplar for quality and excellence in craftsmanship, to their flagship stores.
Don’t miss this first for GC&DC, the Goldsmiths’ Centre and the industry. Part of the GC&DC 2017 Award Winners Retrospective exhibition including a feature showcase of exclusive Cartier jewellery.
When does the talk start?
Exchange innovative ideas and network with your peers with a glass of wine, a beer or a soft drink from 6pm. The talk starts at 6.30pm. There will be a bar post-event.
Image credit: WINNER of the JACQUES CARTIER MEMORIAL AWARD. Paul Jones, Revolving Dial Clock, January 2017, 18ct White Gold, Diamonds, Enamel and Mother of Pearl, Sole of London.