John Hardy Announces Launch of Artist Residency Program


HONG KONG.- John Hardy CEO, DAMIEN DERNONCOURT, and Lehmann Maupin Gallery Partner, DAVID MAUPIN, hosted a cocktail party last night during the Hong Kong International Art Fair in honor of celebrated artist TERESITA FERNÁNDEZ. The event, held at the John Hardy Hong Kong headquarters, marked the luxury jewelry brand’s announcement of the John Hardy Artist Residency Program. Fernández is the first artist to participate in the program at John Hardy’s 100% sustainable compound in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia. During her four-week residency in August, Fernández will work with John Hardy’s local artisans, exploring new techniques and incorporating recycled materials into her practice. Fernández is the recipient of numerous fellowships and awards both in the U.S. and abroad, including the 2005 MacArthur Fo