HORACIO A RAMIREZ ACHINELLI

Horacio A. Ramirez Achinelli’s work is a reflection of classic and modern design. Each sculpture and piece of jewelry is unique and it is of great importance to follow the lines and nature of each material. He resides in Stockholm and works by appointment to create one of a kind high end fine jewelry and sculptures.

Horacio A. Ramirez Achinelli was born in La Plata, Argentina and studied at the National School of Fine Arts in the University of La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Since an early age he has been devoted to fine arts, painting and sculpture. He is specially attracted to precious stones, of which he extracts  the best structures. For 40 years he has been devoted to study precious stones, from the search in the terrain into its elaboration. His major field is Rhodochrosite, which is found as a precious stone in Argentina.

EXHIBITIONS & PRIVATE EVENTS

2018: In October, fashion show and presentation of Achinelli Jewelry in collaboration with fashion designer Naim Josefi.

2018: In April, Horacio Ramirez Achinelli and Björg Hvanndal de Achinelli were awarded the Amarante Order.

2018: In March, Fashion show and presentation of Achinelli Jewelry in collaboration with THALIA fashion designer Göran Alfredsson.

2017: Jewelry and Sculpture exhibition at the at the Official Residence of the Argentine Embassy.

2016: Jewelry and Sculptures exhibition, Livrustkammaren, Royal Palace, Stockholm.

2015: Presentment of the sculpture “Jesus on the Cross” to Pope Francis in the Vatican in November 2015. Horacio personally presented the commissioned sculpture by Msgr Anders Arborelius, Bishop of Stockholm.

2015: Nominated in DESIGNFORUM at Sven-Harrys Konstmuseum.

2015: Jewelry and Sculptures exhibition, Livrustkammaren, Royal Palace, Stockholm.

2014: Designs an extraodinary sculpture made of barbed wire and electric isolator from the Auschwitz concentration camp, commissioned by Msgr Anders Arborelius, Bishop of Stockholm, as a gift for Pope Francis. The sculpture is named “Jesus on the Cross”.

2014: Exhibition and donation to Queen Silvia Childhood foundation.

2014: Jewelry and Sculptures exhibition, Livrustkammaren, Royal Palace, Stockholm.

2013: Jewelry and Sculptures exhibition, Livrustkammaren, Royal Palace, Stockholm.

2012: Designs ring to H.R.H. Princess Madeleine. Specially commissioned to Horacio Ramirez-Achinelli.

2012: Exhibition for Connoisseur Club, Clarion Hotel, Gotenburg.

2012: Jewelry and Sculptures exhibition, Livrustkammaren, Royal Palace, Stockholm.

2011: Exhibition at the Argentine Embassy in Stockholm.

2010: Exhibition, Hotel Sheraton, Stockholm.

2009: Exhibition at Hotel Diplomat, Stockholm, together with daughter, jewelry designer Soledad Lowe, New York, and fashion designer Morgan le Fay, New York.

2008: Exhibition at the Argentine Embassy, Stockholm. Exhibition at the Hilton Hotel Stockholm in cooperation with the Argentine Embassy.

2007: Designs exclusive  monument for Ekolsunds Slott, Enköping. Unveiling and inauguration of monument September 12th.

2006: Exhibition sponsored by b.smart, Stockholm. Exhibition and lecture about precious stones at Ekolsunds Slott, Grillby, Enköping.

2005: Exhibition at the Argentine Embassy in Stockholm.

2003-2004: Exhibition in Stockholm R.O.O.M and Interior Plus.

1997-2002: Designs and exclusive jobs for collections, continuing intense relationship with stores and galleries in Barcelona, Sweden, Italy, Argentina and USA. Successful sales at Christie’s Auction House both Los Angeles and New York. Exhibition in Stockholm “4konstjuveler”.

1991-1997: Designs exclusive jobs for the White House (U.S.A) Washington and the Vatican. Designs pieces for private collections and for jewelry shops in Barcelona, Sweden, Italy, Argentina and USA.

1987-1991: Own designs and exclusive jobs for the jewelry shops Gaspardi, Santarelli, Ricciardi, Vicos, Angelo Briozzo, Antoniazzi Chiappe, Homero, in Argentina and Europe.

1977-1987: Develop and studies on polishing and carving of precious stones in Europe,(Sweden- Germany-Italy and France). Exhibition and sale to the jewelry Tallerie de Royal- Paris. Studies in Carrara , Pietra Santa.

1973-1976: Own workshop of polishing and carving. Works mainly for the jewelery shops Gaspardi and Ricciardi, Buenos Aires, and for export.

1965-1973: Cordoba Argentina: Investigation and studies on carving and polishing of precious stones. Personal investigation on soil and mines of this province. Jobs for the Jewelery shop Van Gansen and for export Argentina-Holland.

1961: National Museum of Modern Art, Theatre Gral. San Mart’n Gallery, Buenos Aires.

1960: National Museum of Lima Perœ.

1959: Art Museum Salon of the province of Buenos Aires.