For over 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 in 1959 Gerhard began making jewelry
at age 15. He received his degree from San Diego StateUniversity and after graduating,
with honors, Gerhard established his jewelry business in San Diego in 1984.
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.