Errico Cassar – featured artist in Matie group exhibition
BA (FA) Jewellery Design from the University of Stellenbosch ‘83
Cassar held the position of Senior Lecturer in Jewellery Design, University of Stellenbosch from 1994 – 2009
after completing a 6 year Diploma course in Hermann Jünger’s class at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Munich.
He is a winner of the prestigious
Herbert Hoffmann Prize and International De Beers Diamond Award.
Cassar has published widely and his work is in various collections including the
Danner Jewellery Collection in Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich.
Living and working in Cape Town, Cassar creates pieces that takes beauty and functionality as the core elements to his design.