Pamela Argentieri

Artist Statement

Pamela creates a jewelry collection that expresses beauty through new forms, jewel-like elements, and inventive materials. She achieves unique color palettes and patterns by layering rare enamels over precious metal that become the focus of a one of a kind piece.

Biography 

Pamela Argentieri grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio.  She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 1987, and also studied jewelry design at Studio Art Center International, in Florence, Italy.  Upon graduation she was awarded the Institute's top Gund Scholarship for international travel. Her work is held in the permanent collection of the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and the archives of the Vatican in Rome, as well as many private collections. Pamela Argentieri has been represented in exhibitions and galleries throughout the United States and abroad for more than thirty years.