Japan Jewellery Designers Association
|1964||Establishment of the JJDA|
|1970||“International Jewellery Art Exhibition” was held, featuring guest artists’ works from thirteen countries.|
|1974||Two Japan-Italy exchange exhibition programs, “Japan Jewellery Art” in Arezzo and “Italian Modern Jewellery Exhibition” in Tokyo were held.|
|“International Jewellery Art Competition” was held, marking our first competition with submissions from both Japan and overseas.|
|1983||“Japanese Contemporary Jewellery Exhibition” was held and toured five cities in Europe: Pforzheim, Hanau, Munich, Lausanne, and Vienna. This event continued until 1984.|
|1996||Participated in an international exchange exhibition “Contemporary Japanese Crafts and Jewelry Design” at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles.|
|1998||A travelling exhibition of Contemporary Jewellery was held, featuring guest Australian artists, in two cities: Tokyo, and Itami.|
|2000||A travelling exhibition of Contemporary Jewellery was held, featuring guest Austrian artists, in three cities: Tokyo, Itami, and Nagoya.|
|2002||A travelling exhibition of Contemporary Jewellery was held, in featuring guest Swedish artists, in three cities: Tokyo, Itami, and Nagoya.|
|2002||Participated in the “Jewellery Mission Round Table Conference” in Tokyo, organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council.|
|2004||“Jewellery the Next Value” exhibition was held in Tokyo, celebrating the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the JJDA.|
|Participated in the “Orogemma” September exhibitions in
Vicenza, Italy. The 2005 exhibition was co-organized with JETRO.
|Participated in the “September Hong Kong Jewellery & Watch Fair”. From 2005 to 2007, our participation was co-organized with JETRO. The 2007 fair was designated as one of the official events of “Japan China Culture Sport 2007”, celebrating the 35th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic relations between Japan and China.
|2005||A travelling exhibition, “The 23rd Japan Jewellery Design Competition” was held in Sydney, marking our first overseas tour.|
|Participated in the “Hong Kong International Jewellery Show”.
JJDA put up its promotive booth.
|2008||A travelling exhibition “The Pioneers of Art Jewellery from America” was held, featuring works from guest American artists, in five cities: Tokyo, Itami, Sendai, Nagoya, and Fukuoka.|
|2008||A commemorative exhibition and workshop “Jewellery Expressions of a New Sensibility” was held at the Mikimoto hall in Tokyo, celebrating the 45th anniversary of the establishment of the JJDA.|
|2009||JJDA members’ exhibition was held at the Armony Art Center in Florida.|
|2010||Participated in the “Eclat de Mode” exhibition in January, in Paris, with support from JETRO.|
|2012||Transformed JJDA’s corporate form to “Public Interest Incorporated Association” certified by the prime minister of Japan.
Participated in the “China (Dalian) International Garment&Textile Fair”.
|2013||Established the “JJDA 50th Anniversary Celebrations Committee”|
Japan Jewellery Designers Association JJDA
Address: Arai Bldg.8F, 4-11-7 Hacchobori, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0032,Japan
Phone: 81-3-3523-7344 / Fax: 81-3-3523-7346
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Executive secretary: UEHARA Shino