This lightweight brass and silver ring comes from a collection of jewelry by Margarita Myrogianni dedicated to pierced ears.
This collection is an hommage to a part of our body that has been ornamented with jewelry for thousands of years. The artist gets inspired and plays with the idea of the ornament and its bearer!
brass ears piece approx. 2,5 x 2,5 cm
silver ring circumference 2 cm - slightly adjustable
Margarita Myrogianni is a visual artist and jewellery designer. She studied at the Athens School of Fine Arts (BA), at the Vakalo School of Art and Design (BA) and at the Slade School of Fine Art, University College London (MFA).
She has presented her work in solo and group exhibitions in Great Britain, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, France, Norway, China and Greece.
She collaborates with museums and institutions, such as the Acropolis Museum, the British Museum, Benaki Museum, the Museum of Cycladic Art, the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, B&M Theocharakis Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre and the National Theatre of Greece.