Creative Links - The Symbolism and Meaning of Diamonds (Bite-sized film)
Explore what diamonds have meant to people and communities across geographies and times, socially and economically, presented by Lisa Levinson, Marketing and Communications UK for the Natural Diamond Council.
Creative Links: The Symbolism and Meaning of Diamonds
As part of our Creative Links Online series at the Goldsmiths’ Centre, find out how diamonds have been valued and the meanings attributed to them. Learn about their discovery and marketing, and why they have come to symbolise love. Discover the stories behind these gemstones. There will be an opportunity to ask questions after the talk.
Who is the speaker?
Lisa Levinson is a Head of Marketing and Communications UK for the Natural Diamond Council. She started out working with rough diamonds in South Africa, moving to De Beers Group in London and Botswana, and launching Forevermark in Britain. With a strong belief that diamonds matter to people and communities, she feels a responsibility to share their stories.
This video is part of the Creative Links talks series and was hosted online in October 2020.