Niala Orsmond

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Born: 25 Jan 1979, Vereeninging, South Africa

Education / Work experience:
Oct. 2003 Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, Germany, Prof.Otto Künzli
2002-2003 Designer / Bench worker for Shaun Leane, London, United Kingdom
1998-2001 University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. Bachelors of Fine Art, Specializing in Jewellery & Metal design

Selected recent Exhibitions:
2007 “7 Guests”, invited by Karl Fritsch, Cologne, Germany
2006 Jewellery artists from Munich, Gallery deuxpoissons, Tokyo, Japan
2006 “Lass’ den Sonnenschein herein”, Die Klasse für Schmuck und Gerät, Prof. Künzli, Munich, Germany
2006 “Mark your territory”, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Netherlands
2005 “Aufgebok”, Die Klasse für Schmuck und Gerät, Prof. Otto Künzli, Munich, Germany
2005 “Tatort – Tatwort“, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Netherlands
2005 “Die Klasse für Schmuck und Gerät“, Prof. Künzli, Legnica, Poland
2001 “Jewellex Spring 2001”, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa
2001 “A Cat and one Hammer“, Dorp Street Gallery, Stellenbosch, South Africa
2001 "Me, myself and the class", Lime Line, Cape Town, South Africa

Up coming exhibitions for 2007:
2007 “ ? “, Die Klasse für Schmuck und Gerät, Prof. Künzli, Munich, Germany
2007 “Tatort“, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Work in private collections:
Galerie Marzee
Alice and Louis Koch Collection

2006 DAAD Stipendium 2006 - Germany
2005 14th International silver art competition / deconstruction-reconstruction Gallery of art in Legnica, Poland
2001 Jewellex Spring – Best Student category, Jewellery Council of South Africa
2000 Design Finalist of De Beer’s “Shining Light”-Award

2006 Süddeutsche Zeitung – 08.07.2006 - Germany
2006 Klimt02 jeweller – 01.31.2007 -
2006 Marzee Magazine Nr.50, Tatort Mark your Territory - Netherlands
2006 “Group exhibition”, Gallery deuxpoissons, Japan - MAIL MAGAZINE
2005 Katalog Tatort Tatwort, Publikation Galerie Marzee – Netherlands
2005 ’deconstruction-reconstruction’ – Gallery of art in Legnica, Poland
2005 Marzee Magazine Nr.44, Tatort Tatwort - Netherlands

Krugerrand Ring Collection - Niala Orsmond
Niala Orsmond - Freystrasse 2, 80802 Munich, Germany ph. +49 174 669 4965

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