Trained at George Brown College, Russia born Korinna Azreiq is the designer behind Kormar label. She lives and works in Toronto, Canada, where she creates her jewellery. After graduating from Jewellery Art Program in 2008 with honors, she worked predominantly with precious metals and gem stones using traditional casting techniques. In 2013 she discovered 3 dimensional computer modelling and the powerful new abilities allowed by 3D printers and it completely changed her approach to design process and choice of materials. In 2015 Korinna Azreiq established her company- KorMar, jewellery label that blends elements of contemporary and traditional design. From 2018 Korinna Azreiq is also teaching various courses at George Brown College Jewellery Department.
Advances in science and engineering act as catalysts to the creative arts. Jewellery has been viewed as a craft using very traditional process requiring years of hands-on- training. However, technological advances such as 3D printing, modelling and computer aided design have started disrupting the jewellery making process. In this panel, we look at how the […]