the brooch unpinned: the goldsmiths’ company collection 1961–2020: Online exhibition

24 September - 31 December 2020

this online exhibition celebrates the art of the brooch and a set of dynamic relationships – between maker and wearer and between wearer and viewer. it explores just one aspect of the goldsmiths’ company’s unique collection of modern jewellery, but it is a significant one in tracing the evolution of contemporary design in this most wearable and revealing of of body adornments.


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ute's Rolling Waves in Moonlight brooch is featured in the exhibition, together with stunning pieces from the following artists:


john donald

mary kessell

robert adams

wendy ramshaw

grima jewellery

rod kelly

charlotte de syllas

daphne krinos

andrew lamb

jo hayes ward

emmeline hastings

jacqueline mina

jacqueline ryan

romilly saumarez smith

louise o'neill

ute decker



the rolling waves in moonlight brooch aquired by the goldsmiths' company collection in 2020

screenshot of Fairtrade Gold sculptural brooch by Ute Decker featured in Goldsmiths' exhibition


visit the goldsmiths' fair website to learn more about the history of the brooch and view the exhibition.


Goldsmiths' Fair

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