As Japan’s most prestigious jewelry competition, the JJA Jewelry Design Award is a venue for showcasing the talents of designers and craftsmen both domestically and internationally, including works that won the Grand Prix and the Prime Minister’s Award.
Japan has a beautiful culture and tradition, and there are many creators who boast high technical and design skills. This award widely solicits outstanding works by creators with new potential who will lead the future of the jewelry industry, and continues to explore the possibilities of Japanese jewelry.
This award consists of two categories. The first category,
Professional Category,'' is for jewelry that combines design, technology, and quality, and is highly creative, artistic, and fashionable.The second category,Newcomer Category,” is for newcomers and students. The criteria for judging is whether the jewelry is highly artistic and fashionable and created with sensitivity.
Division 1 “Professional Division”
Theme A: High-end luxury 23 works 37 items
Theme B: Accessible Luxury (High-quality everyday use) 18 works, 31 items
2nd Division “Rookie Division” 38 works 83 items
Total 79 works 151 items
■ Prize-winning works 19 works 43 items
SEMI Grand Prix/ambrose and company
SEMI Grand Prix/KUWAYAMA
Governor of Tokyo Award/NORIHISA TANAKA
Yamanashi Prefectural Governor Award/Orient 4C’s