The major event of this autumn is the 28th Biennale des Antiquaires, which takes place from 9 to 19 September 2016. The biennial is a whole, a set of 125 exhibitors united by love of art and beauty in the dome the Grand Palais. This is the last Biennale because exposition becomes annual from next year.
Among the novelties in 2016 there will be three exhibitions in the exhibition, which is a first in the Biennale:
- Treasures from the Hermitage in St Petersburg: A Century of French elegance,
masterpieces of the eighteenth century
-the creations of the twentieth century from an institution that is the memory of Decorative Arts French point of view of the creation, acquisition and retention: The Furniture national with an exhibition entitled Tradition and Daring!
- The Conquest of the time, exhibition by the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie
For this year more space was given to the antique shops to return to the fundamentals of the profession. Therefore, the high French jewelry is not represented this year. Despite this, four international jewelers have accepted the invitation to participate in this edition. From around the world, Boghssian, De Grisogono, Cindy Chao and Nirav Modi will represent high jewelry brilliantly.
Saphir du Ceylan taille coussin inséré dans un bracelet de calcédoine et de saphir,26,26 carats, origine : Ceylan. © Maison Boghossian
Bague Haute Joaillerie en or blanc sertie d’1 diamant rond de 10.15 carats, de 84 émeraudes (1.20 carats), et de 387 diamants blancs (8.97 carats) © de GRISOGONO
To the delight of lovers of old and vintage jewelry, gallery as Veronique Bamps, Bernard Bouisset, Epoque Fine Jewels, HD Rare and Unique and Martin du Daffoy will be obviously present this year. I am accredited for this event and I invite you to follow me on my social networks where I will share my daily crushs of jewelery. Enjoy your visit!