Photo by Nicole Hernandez

Born in Dominican Republic, Angely Martinez is an award winning jewelry designer based in New York City. Creating works that are big, bold and out-of-this-world, her work is influenced by the beauties of nature and the world of fantasy with a touch of romanticism and the avant-garde. These are themes that she has been obsessed with since childhood. 

She draws inspiration from the Baroque period,  Rococo, theater, dance performances, and films.  Her favorite artists/ designers are Frida Kahlo, Alexander McQueen, Fragonard, and Rembrandt.

Currently, she's working as a Junior Goldsmith at Reinstein Ross and was formerly at WWAKE. She's a participant of Bijules Incubator, a talent development program, where she built her debut collection VERMILLION. Angely is also a participant of the NYCJW' One for the Future initiave. 

Angely graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology's Jewelry Design Program in 2018.  She holds a B.S. in Business Management and Marketing from Long Island University - Brooklyn. 



2019- Finalist: 5th Edition THE NEXT NOW Competition. 

2018- Winner: MJSA Vision Awards- 1st Place Future of the Industry (Student)

2018- Winner: Accessories Council Next Gen Award for Outstanding Fashion Jewelry Design (2nd Place)