Fairs and Events


Visit us at TEFAF Maastrich:


11. September – 19. September 2021

Early Acess: 9. September 2021

Preview: 10. September 2021

You will find us at booth no. 166


THE EUROPEAN FINE ART FAIR (TEFAF) is the worldwide, leading art fair. It takes place in spring every year in Maastricht/Netherlands in the Congress Centre MECC.
240 leading exhibitors from around the world present their most important art objects. Each exhibit is judged by evaluation teams with about 190 renowned art experts.


On this page you can find various events like for instance exhibitions or conferences that could stimulate your interest on silver presented in its historical context. The page is being regularly updated.

The Crown Treasury of the Wawel Royal Castle

from May 2019, in the Wawel Royal Castle, Cracow.

Reopening and presentation of the Kasimir Room in the castle’s Crown Treasury. Helga Matzke European Silver has given on loan three outstanding Renaissance objects on this occasion. More info…

Barocker Luxus

Bavarian National Museum, Munich

New permanent display in the Bavarian National Museum. On the second floor of the west wing. Around 1.600 objects in 1.300 sqm. and twelve completely renewed  rooms show the grandeur of the Baroque and Rococo. These treasures are now in a fascinating and interesting way presented. Read more…

Relative Values: The Cost of Art in the Northern Renaissance

until February 28th, 2021

This exhibition in The Metropolitan Museum of Art explores issues of value of artworks in the Renaissance. In this very interesting presentation, one can explore, for instance, how many cows one should give in order to get in exchange a lustrous and costly artwork made in silver. There are some terrific silver objects to see among other artworks and utilitarian objects. More info…

Silver from the House of Wettin, in Moritzburg – “Teile des sensationellen Schatzfundes von 1996/98″

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The permanent exhibition in the Muzeum zup Krakowskich Wieliczka in Cracow with a main emphasis on saltcellars:

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Silver in its historical, European context – the new exhibition of the Europe department in the Victoria & Albert Museum, London:

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Silver from the Sir Richard Wallace Collection – The Wallace Collection at the Hertford House at Manchester Square in London:

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The first and only museum of Huguenot history in Britain.

The museum shows wonderful objects made of silver (among others) and tells the important story of Britain’s first refugees, the crafts, the trade and the skills Huguenots brought with them. The impact and their contribution on the development of Great Britain is also a central topic. Read more…