CHRISTINE MODENHAUS

Original Jewelry, Handmade In Los Angeles

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About

Christine grew up in Germany and started her career as a journeyman cabinetmaker.  She then transitioned to metals and completed the Applied Design program at San Diego State University. Today Christine lives in Los Angeles and enjoys designing and creating small-scale  objects using predominantly sterling silver.  A love of music, Modernism, architecture and craftsmanship drive her design aesthetic, with a focus on casual elegance. All her pieces are one-of-a-kind, handmade and of high quality.

Shows

2012

  • Art Wear at the De Young Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, CA

2009

  • Selected works at path Salon, Austin, TX
  • Selected works at Gallery Eclipse, Encinitas, CA

2006

  • Home Grown, Everett Gee Jackson Gallery, San Diego, CA;
  • Sales display at Salon Duarte, Hollywood, CA

2005

  • Pocketsize, Our Fascination with the Minuture, PostPicasso online;
  • California Art Metal Now, Blue Room Gallery, San Francisco, CA;
  • Current Investigations: Metals at SDSU, Flor Y Canto Gallery, San Diego, CA;
  • Concealment, PostPicasso online

Awards

2006

  • Niche Award Finalist in the categories: Metal: ‘Fabrication/forged’ for “Orb” and ‘Sculpture to Wear’ for “One Missing” 

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