TAASA IN NSW TAASA Symposium: The Magic of Metal: Jewellery Traditions in Asia Saturday 19 September 2015, 10am ­ 1pm UNSW Art & Design (COFA), Paddington, Sydney Lecture theatre EG02 – TAASA Review June 2004


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The focus of this symposium is jewellery crafted from metal by peoples of mainland Southeast Asia and Korea.

The objects themselves, the traditional techniques by which they were crafted and how contemporary craftsmen adapted these techniques will be explored.

The forming of collections – the challenges and hazards – will contribute an illuminating narrative to these presentations...