From November 7-10, RA BOOKS will offer a large selection of recent books on jewellery and jewellery-making techniques at SIERAAD 2019, in the Gashouder, Amsterdam. www.sieraadartfair.com
New in RA BOOKS are, a.o., the standard-work Rings of the 21st centuries, The Alice and Louis Koch collection (texts in English and German, € 63,55), and the recent English translation of Marjan Unger’s thesis, Jewellery in Context (€ 14), originally published in Dutch in 2010.
On Thursday, November 7, following on the official opening at 5 p.m., Misja Beijers will be signing her book Oog voor Stijl (€ 24,99) at the RA BOOKS stand. The RA BOOKS stand will also draw attention to the exhibition DRAG POWER, gender, pride & glamour with Misja Beijers’ photos of drags and a presentation of jewellery from dragqueen Miss Patty Pam-Pam’s collection. DRAG POWER is on show in the CODA Museum Apeldoorn from November 3, 2019, until March 1, 2020. Paul Derrez and Willem Hoogstede are the initiators and guest-curators of the exhibition, which will be opened officially on Thursday, November 14 with a big party from 7.30 p.m. until 0.30 a.m.. To visit the party, sign in at: www.coda-apeldoorn.nl/drag