Fans of jewellery, contemporary art and wine can enjoy all three at once when Andara Resort & Villas, Phuket, hosts a dual exhibition from February 5th-8th for Austria’s AENEA Jewellery and acclaimed Belgian-born painter Christian Develter. The opening cocktail on February 5th features fine wines presented by Fin Wine, Thailand’s pioneering importer of artisanal vintages.
The event marks the first appearance in Asia by the Travelling Atelier of AENEA, a stylish new Salzburg-based jeweller bringing elite quality and Austrianmodern flair to an in-the-know clientele around the world. Backed by a top workshop, AENEA offers irresistibly wearable pieces as well as art jewellery for collectors. Co-founder and creative director Costan Eghiazarian will be on hand for the opening and exhibition.
Exhibited and collected widely in Asia and Europe, Christian Develter is a Thailand-based painter born in Belgium. Mr. Develter is acclaimed for his large, iconic portraits glowing with colour, allure and intrigue. He will be present at the cocktail to introduce his latest series of lithographs created in Singapore in close collaboration with his gallery The Frame Society ” in the Lion State “
Thailand’s exclusive distributor for artisanal and handcrafted wines from small boutique wineries around the world, Fin Wine was founded by one of the nation’s most well-travelled and passionate oenophiles, Benjawan Wisootsat. In a nod to AENEA’s country of origin, the wines to be served will be selected from a few of Austria’s moist renowned vineyards. Ms. Benjawan will join guests at the cocktail.
Hosting the opening event is Daniel Meury, general manager of Adara Resort & Villas, a five-star resort created by the Paradise Group, under the umbrella of Allan Zeman’s Lan Kwai Fong Group. The LKF Group gave birth to Hong Kong’s leading destination for dining and drinking, the Lan Kwai Fong district.
The opening cocktail takes place on Friday, February 5th, The art and jewellery will be on exhibition during February 6th-8th, 12:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.