Dominic Simon

Silversmith London, UK

Seeking to create an personal synergy between the object and the individual.

Dominic Simon is an emerging designer maker, a recent graduate of Bishopsland Educational Trust, a postgraduate residency for silversmithing and Jeweller's in South Oxfordshire.

How the natural world interacts with light and it's geological processes are his primary source of inspiration. Now specialising in hand engraving he uses use a mix of traditional techniques and modern methods to offer innovative and bespoke pieces within a geometric style.

Dominic strives to continue refining his design and silversmithing skills, growing as a designer maker whilst using his engraving technique to create surface illusions, giving the buyer a personalised synergy with a piece.

Experience

Silversmith

Thomas Alonso

Jeweller

Scott Wilson

Education

Sheffield Hallam University

Metalwork and Jewellery Design

Awards

2015

Best Jewellery Design Award, Goldsmiths & Jacobs The Jewellers [link]

2015

Best Creative Engraving Prize, Malcom Appleby Goldsmiths (Inspired exhibition, British Silver Festival 2015)

2014

18ct Design of the Year Award, Bishopsland Educational Trust

2016/17

SIGA Award, Goldsmiths Company

Exhibitions

2017

Collect, Saachi Gallery - London, UK

2016

Retrospective, Bishopsland - Reading, GB

December 2015 – February 2016

Gallery, Silver Boxes & Paintins, Bohun Gallery - Henley On Thames

December 2015 – February 2016

Gallery, Paintings and Silver Boxes, Bohun Gallery - United Kingdom

2015

Group, British Silver Week (Festival), Goldsmiths Centre - London, UK

2015

Group, Henley Festival, Riverside Gallery - Henley on Thames

2015

Group, Art In Action, Waterperry - Oxfordshire, GB

2015

Group, Retrospective, Bishopsland - Reading, GB

2015

Group, COLLECT, Saachi Gallery - London

2014

Group, Christmas at Bishopsland, Bishopsland - Reading, GB