Gallen Benson

Name
Gallen Benson
Born
Minneapolis, Minnesota
born Minneapolis, MN 1951
Nationalities
American
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Self-taught jeweler Gallen Benson has been making jewelry for more than thirty years. Benson’s jewelry is colorful and elaborate, made with intricate cloisonné, carving, and enamel techniques. His innovative designs mix antique and modern elements, and he often uses plants and animals for inspiration.

Works by This Artist (3 items)

Raspberry Suite (necklace)

2000
24 karat gold cloisonne enamel set in cast and fabricated 22 karat yellow gold and 14 karat pink gold, almandine garnet cabochons and briolette cut stones and diamonds

Raspberry Suite (earrings)

2000
24 karat gold cloisonne enamel set in cast and fabricated 22 karat yellow gold and 14 karat pink gold, almandine garnet cabochons and briolette cut stones and diamonds