Federica Sala, Unbearable Lightness, 2015, neckpiece, glass, cyanite, silver, blown glass, 200 x 200 x 70 mm, photo: Paulo Ribeiro FEDERICA SALA, UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS, 2015 Selected by Paulo Ribeiro, director and founder of JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair (Spain) “Fragility and strength are the main concepts of Federica Sala’s Unbearable Lightness collection. She creates necklaces that are extremely fragile, but at the same time pushes the limits of the material, as the combination of…
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Federica Sala. Necklace: The time we forgot, 2016. Glass, egirina, silver, rubber. 12 x 20 x 2.5 cm. From series: True Lies. A Collection of Oxymorons.
UNDER the same SKY - Esther Suáres Ruis creates pendants based of 15th century Venetian trade beads, intrinsically inexpensive objects that were used by early European explorers in exchange for considerable wealth on foreign continents. Layered textile treads soaked in resin are carved to reveal an inner structure of colours, textures & patterns. These bead or baton pendants refer, in their subtle complexity, to the early trade beads & exude the fascination they had on their recipients who c
Brooch from Märta Mattsson at Gallery Friends of Carlotta, contemporary jewelry Zurich, www.foc.ch