GIA Alumni Derek Katzenbach is a custom jeweler, stone cutter and artist. It took him over a year to cut hundreds of Maine tourmalines to create this award-winning piece. Learn more about this one-of-a-kind kaleidoscope and the inspiration behind it.
Peruvian artist and carver Luis Alberto Quispe Aparicio spent an entire year designing and creating this piece of art. Dive into his studio in Lima, Peru to watch this masterpiece come to life from paper to sculpture.
Sit back and enjoy the story behind these stunning agate slices. Hear about their journey from Brazil, to Tucson, Arizona, to GIA’s headquarters in Carlsbad, California.