Mikimoto: The Art of the Cultured Pearl
- What:Membership Events
- Where:The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre
Exactly 120 years ago Kokichi Mikimoto was one of the first pioneers to succeed in creating the cultured pearl. His quest for perfection and love of these lustrous gems of the sea were the guiding forces that built the house of Mikimoto.
Today, it is the foremost producer of the finest quality cultured pearls and a world leader in the design of exceptional jewellery. Join Yasuo Suzuki, Commercial Director of Mikimoto Japan, who has looked after the company’s VIP global clients for more than 45 years, as he shares his unrivalled knowledge of pearls.
V&A Evening Talk
19.00 – 20.00 (talk); 20.00 – 20.45 (refreshments)
£15 (including wine reception)