Project Description

Abigail Brown

Abigail Brown has been producing contemporary designs in silverware and jewellery for fourteen years and has had work exhibited internationally at venues including the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Saatchi Gallery, Goldsmiths’ Hall and the German Goldsmiths’ House in Hanau. Her silverware has been included in a number of important events such as ‘Collect’ by the Crafts Council; the ‘Silber Triennale’ in 2010, and again in 2013, which toured Germany and Belgium for over a year; ‘Talente’ held at the International Trade Fair for the Skilled Trades in Munich; she was the only UK finalist for the ‘BKV Prize 2010 for Young Applied Arts’ at Bayerischer Kunstgewerbe-Verein e.V. also in Munich; and in 2015 she was awarded the Bayerischer Staatspreis (Bavarian State Prize.)

Abigail’s silverware and jewellery is widely collected and is included in the public collection of Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales in Cardiff. In December 2014 Abigail became a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths’ and in June 2015 she received the Freedom of the City of London.