Rafael Sanchez Amber pendant with Antique Chinese silver /gold ornament. From the designer's personal collection, this vintage necklace is one of a kind and has never been worn. Length of pendant 5 inches.Overall Length: Adjustable with tie straps. To a public accustomed to a proliferation of designer labels and logos. Is a refreshing change of pace. That is due to his life-long philosophy that reputation should rely solely on a designers oeuvrethat is to say, on the artistic merit of the objects and fashion he creates as well as on the excellence and quality of the execution. Sanchezs early background was in the fine arts of painting and illustration with the intent of pursuing an artistic career.
With that goal in mind, he attended the. Boston Museum of Fine Arts School. Graduating with a Fine Arts degree in Painting. Sanchez design work spans a variety of disciplines. Included in his vast portfolio are the costumes and scenery for Jan Veen at.As well as the dioramas for. In addition, his unique scenery and costume designs were outstanding accoutrements to the nightclub revues and television musicals of his native San Juan. It comes as no surprise that he was given the. A well-established maxim states that individuals with such diverse talents incorporate many cultures and ideas into their work.
Is a living example of that belief. Through his extensive travels in Europe, the Philippines and the Far East, he has worked with weavers, wood carvers and metal workers to design floor and wallcoverings, furniture, and fashion accessories.
At this point, his dedication to an individualistic approach to style and design was firmly set. That same dedication was celebrated by the. When they honored him with their. Lifetime Achievement in the Arts.
After launching his business in NYC in 1977, his first jewelry collection was featured at. Famed accessory showcase, quickly followed by. Hailed him as an innovative and creative talent due to his pieces designed with natural fibers and organic materials, which pointed the way to a new direction in the market under his decidedly artistic eye. Sanchezs accessories have been featured in a number of publications, including.
Recognizing his inroads in the field, the Atlanta Apparel Market has named him a. Decades later, the always evolving.
Introduced day and evening couture separates into his collection. The kimono jackets, palazzo pants, blouses, scarves, and vests not only introduced a new profile to fashion, but they also brought into play unusual natural fabrics and bursts of color seen only in his work at that time. Thanks to his innovations, the. Schyler Foundation for Career Bridges. Honored him with their Special Recognition Award for his.Artistic Genius and Outstanding Achievement. Continues to employ natural materials in his collections: fine woods, metals, leathers, linens and silks, and tapestries. Each piece is meticulously hand-crafted and hand-finished, thereby becoming the physical representations of his commitment to that individualized approach to art and design. Staying true to his vision has made. Stand apart from todays mass appeal fashion designs, allowing him the freedom to change with the fashion.
His refined touch gives a custom finish to his body of workwhere quality, proportion, and form co-exist with beauty. The item "Rafael Sanchez Vintage Amber Pendant with Antique Chinese silver /gold ornament" is in sale since Sunday, September 19, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Handcrafted, Artisan Jewelry\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "kimthore1965" and is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.