Curriculum Vitae



Safira Blom


Born in Helsinki, Finland 11/03/1986
Address: Trolldalsvägen 15
181 29 Lidingö, Sweden

 

 

Education______________________________________________________

 

2010-2012     Bachelor of Visual Art, University of Sydney, Australia                  

                       Jewellery and Object Design

 

2007-2008     Foundation Studies, Nyckelviksskolan, Lidingö, Sweden

                       Art and Design                  

                     

 

Experience_____________________________________________________

 

2013-ongoing Independent Art/Design practice Safira Blom Contemporary Jewellery    
           

2011               Casual piece work for jewellery designer Kristina Brenke, Sydney

 

 

2011 July      Internship with jeweller Pernilla Sylwan at Gallery LOD, Stockholm

 

2006 July      Jewellery Design Course, Instituto Europeo di Design, Milano

 

  • Various evening courses in art and craft, Stockholm

 

 

Group exhibitions_______________________________________________

 

2017              ABSTRACCIONES Arte RE-interpretado en joyería, Combai, San José

 

2016              identificARTE 2016, Galleria Talentum, San José

 

2015              The Contemporary Jewellery Exchange 2015, online exhibition

 

2014              The Contemporary Jewellery Exchange 2014, online exhibition


                     Chrysalis, Gaffa gallery, Sydney

 

2013              New Collections Showcase 2013, Studio 20/17, Sydney

 

                      The Curio, Gaffa gallery, Sydney

 

                      Souvenir, Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney

 

                      Contemporary Australian Silver & Metalwork Award, Bendigo Art Gallery

                     

                      Graduate Metal 13, QCA, Griffith University, Brisbane

                     

                      Next Generation, Craft NSW, Sydney

 

2012              Christmas Showcase 2012- Deck the Walls, Studio 20/17, Sydney

 

                      Undergraduate Degree Show, Sydney College of the Arts, University of Sydney

                     

                      Colourist, Dead Space Gallery, University of Sydney

 

                      Verge Awards, Verge Gallery, University of Sydney

 

2011              Shine on you crazy diamond, Dead Space Gallery, University of Sydney

 

                      Palm Awards, Verge Gallery, University of Sydney

 

2010              Breaking light, Dead Space Gallery, University of Sydney

 

                      Palm Awards, Verge Gallery, University of Sydney

 

Awards________________________________________________________

 

2016              identificARTE, JoyaTalento 2016, Mención SOSTENIBILIDAD 2016

 

2013              Contemporary Australian Silver & Metalwork Awards, finalist

                     

                      Graduate Metal 13, finalist

 

2012              University of Sydney Union Verge Awards,

                      Highly commended for 3-Dimensional Works

                     

2011              House of Jewellery Award, Jewellery and Object Studio, University of Sydney

 

2010              University of Sydney Union PALM Awards,

                      Runner up in the Art- Environment/people category

                      Winner of the People’s Choice Award in the Art- Environment/people category