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Janete Zamboni

BY Lisa Lindblad

July 16, 2010

One of the pleasures of living in a city like New York is the wealth of creativity and creative venues at ones fingertips.  Poking around the phenomenal gift shop of the Museum of Arts & Design recently, I came across the  work of Janete Zamboni, an Italian jewelry and couture accessories designer.  MAD has some of the best contemporary design product around.  Functional or luxurious, there is a wide array of objects fashioned by the hands of artists and craftspeople from around the world.  Zamboni’s work – even amongst the treasures surrounding it – stands out for its ethereal quality.  Lustrous pearls and sizable cubic zirconia suspended in black net have a lightness of being while bestowing a powerful impact.  These gleaming, inaccessible gems peeking through net at once feminine and demure yet unapproachably industrial, are intriguing.  They create a statement for their beauty and their originality.

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