Lecture: The Art and Artistry of Wallace Chan

Date: 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 7:30pm

Location: 

Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street

The Art and Artistry of Wallace ChanIn this presentation Wallace Chan, jewelry artist and innovator, will share the philosophies, inspirations, emotions and processes behind his artwork.

Presented by: Harvard Museum of Natural History
Admission: Free and open to the public
Museum hours: Open daily 9 AM-5 PM
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Wallace Chan is known internationally for his exceptional work as a jewelry artist and innovator. Gemstones have been the focus of his life for over forty years, since becoming a gemstone-carving apprentice at age sixteen. His innovations have included the use of titanium in jewelry creation, the invention of a patented jadeite thinning and luminosity-enhancing technology, and the use of unique gemstone settings without metal claws.