Biography

2016
Summer workshop, Colour….throught colours, Rome, Italy

2015
exhibition Filo Rosso, Muggia (Trieste), Italy
exhibition Beijing International Contemporary Metal & Jewelry Art, Beijing, China
exhibition Beijing International Jewelry Art Biennal, Beijing, China
Interview on Klimt02: http://klimt02.net/forum/interviews/featured-maria-cristina-bellucci-2014-research-reflections-and-new-viewpoints

2014
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
exhibition The posing jewel, Creativity Oggetti, Turin, Italy
exhibition Amber in modern conceptual art jewellery, Putti Gallery, Latvia

2013
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
exhibition On-off, Padova, Italy
exhibition Beijing International Jewelry Art Biennal, Beijing, China
exhibition Repeat Rings Repeat, Atelier L’Echoppe, Montreal, Canada
exhibition Fantastici, Putti Gallery, Riga, Latvia
exhibition Ring Party, Treviso, Italy
lecture at Italian Academy, Rome, Italy
interview: http://blog.whodhavethought.com/2013/05/09/interview-maria-cristina-bellucci-and-her-coloured-pencil-jewellery/

2012  
exhibition On-off, Padova, Italy
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
exhibition The art of collecting, Tallin, Estonia
exhibition  The Beauty Chase, Lille, France
exhibition Loot, Mad about Jewelry, Mad Museum, New York, USA
Design Centrum Kielce Inaugural Exhibition, Kielce, Poland
exhibition Gioie da condividere, Aranceria di San Sisto, Rome, Italy
exhibition At the beginning all is about love, iii-Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

2011
exhibition White, Putti Galllery, Riga, Latvia
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
exhibition  Enjoia’t Award, Joya, Barcelona, Spain
exhibition Cheongju International Craft Biennale, Cheonju, Sud Corea
exhibition Conceptual Jewellery, Putti Galllery, Riga, Latvia
exhibition Linientreu, Craft2eu, Hamburg, Germany

2010 
exhibition Value without valuables, St Petersbourg, Russia
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
Winter exhibition MIAAO Museo Internazionale delle Arti Applicate Oggi, Torino, Italy
exhibition  Made, YSP Yorkshire Sculpture Park, United Kingdom
exhibition Grassimesse, Leipzig, Germany
exhibition Steinbeisser, Hamburg, Germany + Lisbon, Portugal

2009
personal exhibition Galerie Caractère, Neuchatel, Switzerland
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
exhibition Colors, Artist’s Studio, Rome, Italy
“egg” bracelet selected from ADI (Association for Industrial Design) Lazio as one of the best project producted in 2009 in the Lazio region

2008  
exhibition Jewellery and music, Galerie Caractère, Neuchatel, Switzerland
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
exhibition Accessory & Design, Rivoli (TO), Italy
exhibition Connections, Agau Studio, Ljubljana, Slovenia
exhibition New Play in Art, Gardone Riviera (BS), Italy
exhibition Italian Contemporary Jewellery, Vicenza + Milano + Torino, Italy + Berlin, Germany
exhibition Studio Aperto, Padova, Italy
exhibition Filo Rosso, Muggia (Trieste), Italy

2007
exhibition Multiples, Heidi Lowe Gallery, USA
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
exhibition Sofa with the David Collection Gallery, USA

2006
exhibition Italian Contemporary Jewellery in Lisbon, Tereza Seabra Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy

2005  
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy

2004  
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy

2003
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
Winter exhibition Borghesi Gallery, Verona, Italy

2002  
Winter exhibition Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
fair Oro Capital, Rome, Italy
exhibition Suq Self-made design, Gard Gallery, Rome, Italy

2001
exhibition The image of jewellery, Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
fair Oro Capital, Rome, Italy
exhibition Fiori Preziosi, Viterbo, Italy

1999
exhibition Desideri Preziosi, Rome, Italy

 

private collections
Alice and Louis Koch Collection of rings
Olnick Spanu Collection, USA

education
2008 Intensive course, Alchimia, Florence, Italy
2006 Microflamming masterclass with Master Giovanni Corvaja, Le Arti Orafe, Lucca, Italy
2000 Jewellery art techniques, San Giacomo School of Ornamental Arts, Rome, Italy
1989 Diploma in Stage Design, Academy of Fine Arts, Rome, Italy
1983 High School Degree in Classic Studies, Civita Castellana (Viterbo), Italy

professional expherience
For several years I worked as theater costume and accessories maker, creating also a wide range of jewellery for stage use.  I developed a strong interest for contemporary jewellery and I dedicated myself to it. From 1999 I work as freelance jewellery designer/maker.