Outrageous Ornament:
Extreme Jewelry in the 21st Century

October 21, 2018 – January 27, 2019
Katonah Museum of Art

From the beginning of recorded time, jewelry has both articulated identity as well as heralded status. In recognition of the universal passion for and power of jewelry, the KMA opens the 2018 fall season with Outrageous Ornament: Extreme Jewelry in the 21st Century curated by Jane Adlin, former Curator of Modern and Contemporary Design at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The exhibition includes Melanie Bilenker, Lola Brooks, Lauren Kalman (image), Märta Mattsson, and Bettina Speckner.