By Appointment with Avi Kenan, Artist

Avi Kenan is a visual artist, sculptor as well as fascinating individual (and I can now add friend to this list). His life story and journey features international collectors and owners of his Works. From the Grimaldi Royal Family in Monaco to international collectors. Kenan is a self-made artist and has met numerous VIPs from […]

Hidden Gem: Valery Demure, Authority on Jewellery

Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on Valery Demure.A true authority on jewellery. With 20+ years within our industry, having previously been in PR and jewellery wholesale. Now Valery runs her own consultancy and e-commerce platform. The latter paying homage […]

Hidden Gems: LR Vandy, Artist

Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on LR Vandy. Lisa is a contemporary artist, whose work I discovered @154artfair In the Hull series, she explores the relationship between journeys/trade/commodities and how they link to masks. You can find out more on her […]