International Bead Award

This should be symbolized by taking a component out of nature and incorporating it into a jewelry design (eg. feathers, stones, nuts, seeds, wood, shells and the like). In addition, a technical component (from a machine, the toolbox, etc.) should be integrated.Besides good...
The challenge is to create jewelry that has less ornamentation and chichi (pretentiousness), yet more “simple sophistication”. Take a look at the terms in the title – and  the designs of that era!the 10 winners and the winner of the public award were  presented in...
Do you like to travel? Do you like to see and study the shapes, patterns and colors inspired by certain regions or nations?Living conditions, customs and traditions of countries and regions vary considerably and can provide an infinite wealth of jewelry inspirations: Who...
The theme of the 2013 IBA was “Mix It!” Old things, treasured things, inherited things and even “garbage” was to be (re-)used. The winners were announced on the 24th of August during the 3rd BEADERS BEST Bead Art Fair. The submissions from professional...
ContestArt can be and is suitable for the masses. Strong colors and forms — two or three-dimensional — a certain simplicity, a reference to everyday objects or free abstractions is possible, likewise a steady succession of objects. The mundane becomes original and...