Indonesian Majapahit’s Jewellery Design Style For European S / S & F / W 2017 Collections

Putra, Kumara Sadana and Sutejo, Bertha Silvia (2017) Indonesian Majapahit’s Jewellery Design Style For European S / S & F / W 2017 Collections. In: International Service Innovation Design Conference (ISIDC), 1-5 November 2017, Chiangmai, Thailand.

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Majapahit is the biggest empire ruled in South East Asia during 13-15th centuries. It lies from Sumatra until New Guinea. Consisting of present day Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, southern Thailand, Sulu Archipelago, Philippines, and East Timor. Mojokerto, Indonesia, a modern city called nowadays, are the capital of Majapahit at that time. And nowadays, there are local people from Batan Krajan, small village in the subdistrict Gedeg, Mojokerto, East Java Province, Indonesia, a village that famous for producing silver jewellery. Exports to Germany, Australia, and parts of Asia. But now with the sluggish European markets and instability of silver price, many artisans became lethargic. Through observations of Majapahit local culture, global jewellery trend decoding, online catalog design research and design development. Authors trying to help SMEs like Agung silver, led by Mr. Purbo, as well as Kumbang silver led by Mr. Sochwan to bring back the business in European market. In every stage of creative process this join product development programme inspired from Majapahit’s cultural influence a long time a gosuch traditional motif came from Majapahit’s artefacts such as Batik’s motif, terracotta, temple. Authors also introduce the technology in design process using 3D printer to the craftmen in their traditional workshop environment, in order to create smart R&D process using techonology application. This programme will create jewellery design series ranging from necklace, ring, earings, with Majapahit style following global trend for European Spring / Summer and Fall / Winter 2017

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: cultural innovation, design, European market, Majapahit, silver jewellery
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NK Decorative arts Applied arts Decoration and ornament
Divisions: Faculty of Creative Industry > Department of Product Design and Management
Depositing User: KUMARA SADANA PUTRA 209014
Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2018 03:34
Last Modified: 01 Feb 2018 03:34

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