by Joana Mieiro
In the beginning there is a blank sheet - on this expanse of possibility, endless ideas take shape. From architecture to design, jewelry emerges, transforming over time at first as image and then object.
My inspiration comes initially from shapes and elements I see in nature.
In this collection, the drop is the organic form that transforms and draws us into a dance of perception and movement.
A drop of water changes shape as it moves in interaction with the surface of the material on which it falls. It is sinuous and is an element that connotes a small piece, a fraction, with the power to make a difference. ”An ounce of luck”.
Viana Blue is a technical challenge for me, but working with Filigree is something that has always fascinated me, in its detail, its minutia, in its incomparable delicacy.