Jewellery Competition 2021

Jewellery Competition 2021

The companies BINDER and egf Manufactory as well as the Gallery for Art and Design in the Jewellery Worlds are launching a design competition for the pupils of the Goldsmith School with Watchmaking School in 2021. The theme is the slogan of the 111th anniversary of the Binder Group "Valuable connections".

The award winners are

Category Chain

1st prize

Emily Mayer

The award winners are

Category Ring

1st prize

Jette Dessecker

2nd prize

Isabelle Kossmann & Lilly Müller

3rd prize

Felix Czygan


Melina Guber

The procedure

Innovative pair rings and/or necklaces that are not yet on the market and are characterised by a new independent design, feel and wearability are to be designed and executed. The models may be submitted in silver, brass or steel. Subsequent production must be possible in all precious metals. All students of the Goldsmith School with Watchmaking School Pforzheim can participate in the competition. The best pieces of jewellery will be determined by a jury.

The event

The award ceremony took place on Tuesday, 23 November 2021 at the Rex-Filmpalast Pforzheim. All participants and selected guests were invited.

The jewellery will be on display for the public in the foyer of the cinema for a few weeks.

The jury

Lukas Grewenig (jewellery designer)
Uli Haass (Ilios-Living-Art)
Cornelie Holzach (Jewellery Museum)
Dr Michael Kiefer (Headmaster Goldsmiths' School with Watchmaking School)
Stefanie Walkenhorst (Schmuckwelten)