About the Artist
Natascha Frechen was born in Jülich (Germany) in 1990. Following her vocational training as a goldsmith and years of work experience as a goldsmith specializing in high jewellery, Natascha Frechen decided to take a new step and move into an artistic field.
In 2019, she completed her studies and was awarded the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Gemstones and Jewellery at the Trier University of Applied Sciences, Idar-Oberstein Campus.
In March 2020, Natascha Frechen began to study for her Master of Fine Arts in Gemstones and Jewellery, again at the Trier University of Applied Sciences, Idar-Oberstein Campus and will graduate in 2022.
For her work with stone, she received the Rhineland-Palatinate award to promote arts and crafts in 2019 and was finalist in the Friedrich Becker Prize in 2020.
Photo by Lisa Villinger
Fairs and Exhibitions
Lithomania, Kunstgewerbe Museum Berlin (DE)
from the jauntiness of absence, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus Hanau (DE)
from the jauntiness of absence A*Galerii Tallinn (EST)
Friedrich Becker Ausstellung, Stadtmuseum Düsseldorf (DE)
Friedrich Becker Ausstellung, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus Hanau (DE)
Joya Barcelona (ES)
ARENA, ChromXI, Idar-Oberstein (DE)
Staats- und Förderpreis Rheinland-Pfalz (Group exhibition) (DE)
Design Days (NL)
A Ring is a ring (GB)
Finalist Friedrich Becker Preis (DE)
Dterra Award (ES)
Förderpreis Rheinland- Pfalz (DE)