Jewelry designers and jewelers participating in the competition submitted 54 designs for the first stage, from which the competition's steering and judicial committee chose some 20 to advance to the second round.
All of the jewelry in the competition were manufactured by Israeli jewelers using diamonds polished in Israel.
The jewelry was conceived by emerging designers as well as established ones and inspired by Israeli cultural symbols, cultural roots, events in the country's history, local architecture, and even the flowers that grace
The first place prize was awarded to the Moriah white gold and diamond ring designed by Shaul-Aharon Elisha from
Exhibit: 60 Diamonds and One More
Date: September 2009
Curator: Yehuda Kassif firstname.lastname@example.org