Tenzo

Edition Two

Russia

Tenzo

The journey of TENZO began with Alexander Tenzo’s trip to Sri Lanka — his first acquaintance with the world of gemstones, which introduced him to the passion of his life. For several years, Alexander was involved in the mining and cutting of Nature’s wonderful creations in Asia and Africa, which formed the basis for the future jewellery collections. At first, he was focused on a play with forms and colour combinations, but over time he grew more closely engaged with the art of jewellery and traditional techniques, thus opening boundless opportunities for the creation of his jewellery pieces. Gradually moving forward, Alexander met with craftsmen who possessed the appropriate skills and abilities to implement his visions.

The work is carried out with various kinds of rare gems, and the jewels are created in a single instance. However, despite the complexity and diversity of their elements, the one-of-a-kind jewellery pieces are comprehensible, and that is why they may be passed on as family heirlooms. People who admire TENZO are those who have reached a deep understanding of inspirational art, with jewellery art being one of its most peculiar parts