Ruta Reifen, born in Jerusalem, Israel, 1984. Received an honors (magna cum laude) B.Design in Jewelry Design from Shenkar College of Engineering and Design (Israel) 2009. In 2011 she received and honors (magna cum laude) MFA from the Jewelry + Metals department at the Rhode Island School of Design (United States).
Ruta keeps her own studio practice in the Brooklyn Navy Yard (NY) and in Tel Aviv (Israel). Continuing a decade of her own Art-Jewelry practice as well as working for other brands, Ruta Reifen Fine became the studio's focus in summer 2015. Classically trained as a goldsmith and jewelry designer, Ruta Reifen Finecelebrates her expert artistry (all pieces are hand-carved in wax) inspired by an appreciation for organic forms and influenced by nature and the sea. The result is a distinctive, contemporary look with a fluid, romantic silhouette and feel.
“Each piece of wearable art I create is a symbol of splendor and romance that resonates with nature’s harmony and beauty.” - Ruta Reife