Art Academy of Latvia was founded in 1919 and about 600 students study in the Academy every year. All the students of the Academy study traditional art techniques of the respective art area, specialize in the application of traditional and untraditional materials, as well as develop creative skills related to the use of modern media. [...]
The Speciality of Metal Art and Jewellery The border of Lithuania had changed many times through ages until the independent Republic of Lithuania was founded in 1918. In 1931, as a consequence of cultural and economical development, Trade School of Applied Arts was established in Telsiai. The tradition of applied arts was developing rapidly: the [...]
Our honorable jury had some difficulties to select one Piece of Finland. There were two pieces above the others that will now continue the competition. Our enthusiastic designers will keep on working a few more weeks. Or shall there be two pieces for you to wear at the end?
Schools Posted 17/2/12 •
We want to give becoming designers a chance to be part of an international jewellery collection and we believe that co-operation with design schools gives value both to the students and to the design schools. On the side bar you can read more about the schools that we have had more co-operation with. We have so far visited Khio [...]
Jury Posted 14/2/12 •
In the PIECE OF Nordic collection our jury is built up of people who has a wide knowledge of design, culture and international business. Here is a brief introduction to our honorable jury: Essi Pullinen Goldsmith, MA and teacher at Lahti Institute of Art and Design. Essi is a member of several associations, a woman who has [...]
Dear students, We are launching local jewellery design competitions in design schools around Europe. Competitions started off with the Nordic countries in 2011-2012. In 2013, the Baltic countries have joined. We believe that A local design competition gives more value to the jewellery piece and a stronger memory relating to the country By launching a [...]
We had the amazing possibility to visit in the even more amazing school in Denmark, VIA University College TEKO. Atmosphere in there was great and we can’t wait to see the nominees for Piece Of Denmark.
Our collection aims at fresh, unique design. We believe that the best way to achieve this is with the help of new talents. For this reason we are arranging design competitions and so far there has been competitions in the Nordic and Baltic countries. In the future, we will continue arranging more in every European [...]
Would you like to become part of the PIECE OF story? We are looking for retailers in the area where you reach travelling people, such as airports, hotels, design shops and similar. Our Retailer list is constantly updated. Contact us for additional information: email@example.com
The competition in Finland is closed. We received beautiful pieces which are shown in here and in facebook. Don’t forget to vote your favourite Piece of Finland!