30 years Gerhard Herbst has been creating unique challenging pieces that
consistently redefine the jewelry medium.
Although a traditionally trained metalsmithing, Gerhard innovative
jewelry often stretches the boundaries in both function and design. His affinity and intuitive understanding of the
sculptural form is the feature which most apparent and influential in his work.
Born in1959 Gerhard began making jewelry at age 15. He received his
degree from San Diego State University
and after graduating, with honors, Gerhard established his jewelry
business in San Diego in1984.
Today Gerhard has
become a leading jewelry designer and he exhibits and sells his pieces in
the finest jewelry stores and craft galleries through out United States and
in museums around the world.