Programme

    21 March | Wednesday
    12.00 Official Opening Ceremony Room 1BC
    12.15 Promotion of the album BALTIC AMBER. Tradition and Innovation.
- prof. Slawomir Fijałkowski
Room 1BC
    13.00 Vernissage exhibition of works of lecturers at the Academy of Fine Arts
in Łódź
C.428
    14.00 Vernissage of the exhibition " Nature of Amber - Forms and Colors" Amber Planet JANTAR - Barbara Gronuś-Dutko and students of High Art. School in Katowice and Gdynia-Orłowo C.569
    19.00 Opening of the new office of the Amber Chamber of Commerce
at Mariacka Street
Mariacka Street 40/ 41
    22 March | Thursday | 10:00 - 18:00
    10.00 - 17.00 International Symposium Amber. Science and Art.
Sessions:
- Traces of life in amber
- Styles and technologies in amber crafting in the 3rd-1st millennium BCE
- Research on amber properties and current aspects of amber extraction
- Amber mythologies, collections and restoration
 
Room 1
    15.00 Announcement of competition results:
- The Amber Sphere – The Łódź Academy of Fine Arts Students
Award for The Best Jewellery Design at Amberif
- The Amber Personality of the Year 2017
– Award Presentation by the International Amber Association
- The Amber Handicraft Award from the Pomeranian Skilled Craft
Chamber of SMEs
- Treasures of the Earth - announcing the finalists of the first stage
of the competition by Jubilerzy.info.pl
 Room 1C
    19.00 25 anniwersary of the Amberif Fair - exhibition of works awarded
in Mercurius Gedanensis Contest
 
Amber Museum, Targ Węglowy 26, Gdańsk
 
    20.00 Leonardo da Vinci & Amber – preview of the exhibition organized by company Art7 Wojtek Kalandyk, curator Giedymin Jabłoński
 
St. John Church Świętojańska Street,
Gdańsk
 
    21.00 Amber Awards in Amberif Design Award - International Amber Association 1 Warzywnicza Street, Gdańsk
    23 March | Friday
    10.00 - 17.00 International Symposium Amber. Science and Art. Room 1
    15.00 – 16.00 Graduates Club meeting - HRD ANTWERP Room 3
    20.00 THE AMBER LOOK Trends & Styles 2018 AMBER & FASHION GALA
Handing the Awards:
- Amberif Design Award
- Mercurius Gedanensis
Shakespeare Theatre, Bogusławskiego 1,
Gdańsk
    24 March | Saturday
    11.00 - 13.00 Gemmologic Seminar – Jewellery Experts Association, HRD Antwerp
11.00 - 11.15 - Welcome by Dr. Katrien De Corte, HRD Antwerp
11.15 - 12.15 - Lecture by Geoff Dominy: “Emeralds – The Chromium Factor: King maker or Fortune taker?”
Room 1A