In this celebration of the history and heritage of the Middle East region, the celebrated contemporary jewellery designer, Oytun Camcigil presents a range of original Ottoman,Turcoman, Omani, and Yemeni jewellery. Beautifully designed, with authoritative text Eastern Treasures points the way to a shared heritage and its role in contemporary design.
Number of Pages: 312
Publication Date: 10 May 2018
Publisher: Gilgamesh Publishing
Publication City, Country: London, United Kingdom
Dimensions (cm): 33(H) x 25(L) x 2(W)
Weight (gm): 750
From her early training as an architect, Oytun Camcigil went on to become a celebrated contemporary jewellery designer with a career that has led her right across the Middle East. Passionate about the heritage and culture of the region, she has built up a vast collection of ethnic and tribal jewellery. Today, her latest designs bring together traditional styles and techniques with semi-precious stones to create her own unique style of jewellery. Oytun Camcigil spent many years in Dubai and now lives in Istanbul.