Apart from the regular aspects of jewelry design the collection made of “White Gold” also deals with the question of value. Typology, materiality and means of processing are radically re-thought and re-interpreted, with surprising results.
If the proportions are changed and the gold is replaced with partially glazed biscuit china, the curb chain changes its character, which is cliché-ridden and becomes a sophisticated fashion accessory.
The transposition of known classic necklace designs into porcellain is a particular challenge. The links are separately cast, polished and combined into a necklace with intensive manual work.
The shape reminds one of a signet ring on purpose. The signet surface is the main focus of attention. This area is styled by designers and illustrators with different motifs and decors.