Time ring

Time ring

Jun
05

Tatsuo Miyajima Time Ring 2009 18 Kt white gold with white L.E.D. includes two batteries 4.3 x 3.9 x 3.9 cm edition of 10 signed and numbered Tatsuo Miyajima is one of Japan’s foremost sculptors and installation artists. His work has origins in the philosophy of Buddhism that conceives everything to be in continuous change, connected and lasting forever. The three leitmotivs are effectively expressed in his art through the recurrent reference to time in its perpetual flow. ‘My art relates to time and history, life and death, mind and soul and in particular to human existence. All good arts relate to thoughts about human existence.’ Tatsuo Miyajima Miyajima’s art is characterized by the combination of ever-changing numbers and digital light-emitting diodes (LED). Time Ring, the project in collaboration with Elisabetta Cipriani, perfectly encapsulates this binomial as well as the philosophy of his art. The rings, made in yellow, white or rose gold, present a LED digit display that works as a counter. Numbers are constantly flowing from 1 to 9 or vice versa representing the endless cycle of life. The zero is identified as the symbol of nothing and stillness and, therefore, it remains omitted on purpose. The counting […]

Time ring

Jun
05

Tatsuo Miyajima Time Ring 2009 18 Kt yellow gold with blue L.E.D. includes two batteries 4.3 x 3.9 x 3.9 cm edition of 10 signed and numbered Tatsuo Miyajima is one of Japan’s foremost sculptors and installation artists. His work has origins in the philosophy of Buddhism that conceives everything to be in continuous change, connected and lasting forever. The three leitmotivs are effectively expressed in his art through the recurrent reference to time in its perpetual flow. ‘My art relates to time and history, life and death, mind and soul and in particular to human existence. All good arts relate to thoughts about human existence.’ Tatsuo Miyajima Miyajima’s art is characterized by the combination of ever-changing numbers and digital light-emitting diodes (LED). Time Ring, the project in collaboration with Elisabetta Cipriani, perfectly encapsulates this binomial as well as the philosophy of his art. The rings, made in yellow, white or rose gold, present a LED digit display that works as a counter. Numbers are constantly flowing from 1 to 9 or vice versa representing the endless cycle of life. The zero is identified as the symbol of nothing and stillness and, therefore, it remains omitted on purpose. The counting […]

Labbra (Lips)

May
23

Jannis Kounellis Labbra (Lips) 2012 18 Kt white gold with black rhodium lip ring 2.1 x 6 cm edition of 12 signed and numbered When Elisabetta Cipriani proposed the jewellery collaboration project to the noted artist Jannis Kounellis, he liked the idea of recreating his 1972 gold sculpture, which was stolen in the 1980. However, this time with an entirely different purpose, as wearable sculpture – a ring. The Labbra (Lips) ring, a cast of Kounellis’s lips, is reminiscent of the purpose of the ancient Greek masks.

Curl

May
20

Ute Decker Curl 2014 sand texture, matt, burnished edges recycled silver ring and pendant edition of 12 Signed

Filo

May
19

Giorgio Vigna Filo 2014 silver 999 wire ring unique in a series and signed

Segmenti

May
19

Giorgio Vigna Segmenti 2015 oxidised silver, 18 kt yellow gold and South sea pearl ring unique and signed Giorgio Vigna’s artistic pathway is a journey out of the ordinary expressed by the strong link between his broad artistic research and nature, and the relationship that connects form and matter. In the jewellery, as much as in his artistic production, Vigna shows his versatility. The artist creates unique pieces expressing the diverse disciplines he works with: the virtues of glass, the jewellery as sculpture, and the soul of the precious.

Anello Bastoncini

May
18

Pol Bury Anello Bastoncini 2003 18 kt yellow gold edition of 8 signed and numbered Marylart Edition

Shell (Neptunea Angulata)

May
18

Rebecca Horn Shell (Neptunea Angulata) 2014 18 Kt pink gold ring edition of 12 The jewelry project came to life through collaboration between the artist and Luisa del Valle, a noted goldsmith living in Spain.  After months of research, del Valle sourced rare stones, shells and ammonites to develop the concept of movement and energy central to Horn’s work. Each piece is unique, hand-made and exquisitely crafted by del Valle through the ancient Etruscan technique.  As a result of their collaboration, this jewelry is  a mélange of antiquity and contemporaneity, timeless sculptural pieces in the form of rings, earrings and necklaces which are deeply sensual.

Nastro nodo

May
18

Giorgio Vigna Nastro nodo 2013 silver 999 ring unique in a series and signed

Labbra (Lips)

May
15

Jannis Kounellis Labbra (Lips) 2012 18 Kt yellow gold lip ring 2.1 x 6 cm edition of 12 signed and numbered When Elisabetta Cipriani proposed the jewellery collaboration project to the noted artist Jannis Kounellis, he liked the idea of recreating his 1972 gold sculpture, which was stolen in the 1980. However, this time with an entirely different purpose, as wearable sculpture – a ring. The Labbra (Lips) ring, a cast of Kounellis’s lips, is reminiscent of the purpose of the ancient Greek masks.