Simon Day has over 30 years experience as a fine jeweller. This is his first collection of sculpture. 



EDUCATION

 

2007 & 2017 Nepal & Sikkim

Studied traditional engraving, repoussé, chasing and wax carving.

1984 1988 London Metropolitan University/ Sir John Cass School of Art

BA Jewellery, Silversmithing & Allied Crafts

 

1983- 1984 Wimbledon School of Art

Foundation degree Design & Applied Arts

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

2017 - present

Sculptor in metal

London

2007 - 2019

Jeweller & Silversmith

Languedoc, France

Creating fine jewellery. Exhibited in Europe, the USA & Australia.

 

Established a workshop restoring, conserving and reproducing antique Tibetan metalwork and ritual objects.

 

2004 - 2007

Senior Jewellery Designer

Simon Harrison Ltd, London

Jewellery design for fashion designers including Vivienne Westwood, Paul Smith.

1988-1990

Assistant to the Art Director 

Garrard, The Crown Jewellers, London

COMMISSIONS

 

2020 Wall Mounted Sculpture. Studio Graphite. London

MEMBERSHIPS

 

  • The Society of Designer Craftsmen, London

  • Goldsmiths’ Centre, London

  • Contemporary Applied Arts, London

  • Art Jewelry Forum, USA

  • Crafts Council, London