Federica Pallaver

about the author

Federica Pallaver is a goldsmith living in Bolzano, Italy. After completing her studies in goldsmithing in Florence in 1992, she further studied by working with Giampaolo Babetto in Padua (1992), following courses at the Sommerakademie in Salzburg (Austria) with Robin Quigley (1994) and Erico Nagai (2001), in Florence at Alchimia with Giovanni Corvaja (2006), and in Padua at the Pietro Selvatico Institute of Art with Graziano Visintin (2008). Her works have been displayed in individual and collective exhibitions in Italy, at Prisma gallery (Bolzano), Cristiani gallery (Turin), Ugo Carà Museum of Modern Art (Trieste), Fioretto gallery (Padua), Alchimia (Florence), in Germany, at Oko gallery (Berlin), and Schmuckfrage gallery (Berlin), in England, at the Roundhouse (London), in Lithuania, at AV17 gallery (Vilnius), and Russia, at the Amber Museum (Kaliningrad). In 2010 she was invited to the 13. Erfurter Schmucksymposium in Erfurt (Germany). Since 1996 she owns an atelier in Bolzano.

info & contact


Independent goldsmith, Bolzano/Bozen, IT


federica [AT] pallaver.it




Matter-Flow: Studies of Minor Composition
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: assemblage, body without organs, jewellery, metal, minor