A Look into Copenhagen’s Thriving Jewelry Scene with Diana Holstein, Goldsmith & Partner at Emquies-Holstein
What you’ll learn in this episode:
- How Diana’s training in graphic design led to a career as a goldsmith.
- How Diana and Hanan Emquies came to found Emquies-Holstein and the type of jewelry they create.
- How the Goldsmiths’ Guild helps connect and promote the work of Danish goldsmiths.
- What Goldsmiths’ Guild’s City of Jewellery event entails.
About Diana Holstein:
Diana Holstein has worked as a designer for Tiffany & Co., Ralph Lauren, Royal Copenhagen and Georg Jensen Damask, among others. In 2006, she trained as a goldsmith at The Institute of Precious Metals and shortly after, teamed up with designer Hanan Emquies to found Emquies-Holstein. The studio creates personalized jewelry with respect for modern tradition and an eye for renewal. In 2014, Diana was appointed Master of the Copenhagen Goldsmiths’ Guild.