We are the only association that provides an in-depth analysis of jewelry from all time periods. We offer studies from ancient through contemporary jewelry.

The Association for the Study of Jewelry and Related Arts is an organization dedicated to the advancement of jewelry studies. It is also committed to the dissemination of knowledge to anyone who is interested in the history of jewelry. ASJRA takes a broad approach to the subject, seeking to understand and place jewelry within a variety of contexts, including from the ancient past to present day, the decorative arts, and fashion.

Come to our conferences and special events; members get a 10% discount on our conferences

Read our magazines (2 issues per year PDF format) and newsletters (4 issues per year)

Receive a weekly email from us with useful jewelry history stories and lists of resources online including upcoming webinars

Help support the study of jewelry history at the college level

Please go to our Benefits page for details.

We are especially interested in welcoming young people to the exciting world of jewelry history.

Questions or Comments? Contact Us!

Association for the Study of Jewelry & Related Arts
5070 Bonnie Branch Rd.
Ellicott City, MD 21043

If sending a check please make it payable to: Elyse Karlin/ASJRA