The Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG) has appointed Suzanne Ramljak as the editor of Metalsmith magazine. Previously, Ramljak was curator of exhibitions at the American Federation of Arts. She also served as editor of Sculpture magazine and Glass magazine and as associate editor of American Ceramics magazine. She was the primary editor working with author Susan Grant Lewin on the book One of a Kind: American Art Jewelry Today (1994), to which she contributed an essay, “The Power of the Intimate: On Contemporary Jewelry and Sculpture.”
Ramljak has written for publications including The New York Times and ArtNews and received the Vanessa Lynn Prize for Critical Writing from American Craft magazine for her essay “Keeping Vigil: Jewelry, Touch, and Physical Engagement” (1997). She holds a master’s degree in art history from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and is completing her Ph.D. at the Graduate School of the City University of New York.