Alex Gulko in his Ann Arbor studio
Ann Arbor custom jeweler Alex Gulko is an internationally recognized jewelry designer and goldsmith. Born in Ukraine, Alex apprenticed with a jeweler whose father worked for the fabled Fabergé atelier.

His workmanship bears the hallmarks of both historical and modern perspectives, with designs inspired by the Art Nouveau and Art Deco epochs and by his contemporary brilliance in marrying geometric planes and open architectural elements.

Alex is a top craftsman in his field attaining Master of the Union of Artists of the USSR by partaking in Ukrainian and international artists exhibitions. The Museum of Historical Treasures of Ukraine acquired two Alex Gulko pieces for their preservation collection. In 2012, Alex was listed "Best Ukrainian Jewelers" by the Fabergé Foundation, St. Petersburg, Russia. Alex is a member of the Jewelers Board of Trade (JBT) and of Polygon.

As a highly skilled master jeweler, Alex devotes tremendous attention to detail and quality, consistently creating timeless and elegant jewelry in his Ann Arbor studio. His skill and design ethic notably underpin his creations of high jewelry. Distinguished by exquisite form, rare gemstones, and select materials, his expertly crafted private commissions produce peerless masterpieces.

Alex has earned a revered reputation in designing beautiful jewelry set with exquisite gemstones from around the world. His gift for satisfying customer aspirations to find the perfect ring, pendant, or earrings is the very promise that links his talent to his jewelry creations.

“Fine jewelry is a combination of sculpture, of painting,
of maybe literature, and even some music.”

Awards and Press

Alex Gulko is listed among the Best Ukrainian Jewelers by the Fabergé Foundation. St. Petersburg. He is a recognized Master Jeweler who has presented his fine custom jewelry creations in several international exhibitions.