Necklace Paper Pearls Gold
Made to accompany the artist's work for the exhibition Made/Worn Australian Contemporary Jewellery.
Dimensions: approx 60cm length
Materials: Paper, Thread.
Manon van Kouswijk is a Dutch artist and contemporary jeweller who, since 2010, has lived and worked in Melbourne, Australia. She studied at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam where was Head of the Jewellery department before relocating to Australia in 2010.
"My working methodology is based on exploring and translating the archetypal forms and motifs of jewellery, and of other types of objects that we attach a similar personal value to, through a range of diverse materials and processes".