Ancient Chinese Jades and Bronzes 
Freer Gallery, Smithsonian, Washington DC
November 20, 2010 – Permanent

Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York
February 12 – August 21

Bent, Cast, and Forged: The Jewelry of Harry Bertoia
Museum of Arts and Design, New York
Opening in May

Bejewelled Treasures: the Al-Thani Collection
Victoria & Albert Museum, London
November 21, 2015 – April 10, 2016

Deco Japan, 1920-1945
Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, Washington, DC
June 11 – December 31, 2016

Fabergé. The Tsar’s Court Jeweller and the Connection to the Danish Royal Family
Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, Australia
through May 22

Gold and the Gods. Jewelry of Ancient Nubia
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
through May, 2017

Glitterati. Portraits & Jewelry from Colonial Latin America
Denver Art Museum, Denver
through November 27

Jewelry, from Pearls to Platinum to Plastic
Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
through January, 2017

Out of This World! Jewelry in the Space Age
Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, PA
through April 1

Philippine Gold: Treasures of Forgotten Kingdoms
Asia Society and Museum, New York
through March 1

Skin: the surface of the jewel
Museo del Gioiello, Vicenza, Italy
through May 1

Strength and Splendor: Wrought Iron from the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen
The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia
through April 1

Turquoise, Water, Sky: The Stone and Its Meaning
Hillwood Museum and Gardens, Santa Fe, NM
April 13, 2014 – May 2, 2016

Van Cleef & Arpels, the Art and Science of Gems
ArtScience Museum, Singapore
April 23 – August 14, 2016

Variations on a Theme
Gemological Institute of America, Carlsbad, CA
through June, 2016


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    March 15, 2014 at 1:57 pm

    Thank you for this useful list!

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    December 25, 2014 at 12:54 pm

    Thank you for such a Jewel Calendar! All the exhibitions here for 2015?

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