Ombré Gallery specializes in contemporary art jewelry by artists and metalsmiths from across the United States and around the world. Our mission is to exhibit innovative works using both traditional and non-traditional materials, techniques and subjects, while serving as a conduit to highlight the relationship between art, craft, fashion, and design.
Jewelry historian Jenna Shaifer spent the past 20 years circling the globe partnering with some of the most talented people in fashion and art. This includes working at some of the hottest American fashion houses such as Isaac Mizrahi and Ralph Lauren. Additionally, her career path has taken her through the curatorial departments at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. and the Museum of Arts and Design in New York.
Ms. Shaifer received her Masters’ in the History of Decorative Arts from the Smithsonian Associates/Corcoran College of Art + Design program in Washington, D.C. and Bachelor of Fine Arts from Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia in Fashion Merchandising.