Sowon Joo jewelry
Scope and Contents
Collection consists of three pieces of silver jewelry including a lacquered wire lapel pin, a conceptual necklace, and a pair of dangle earrings. All three pieces have knitted silver elements, a theme running throughout Ms. Joo's work.
- Creation: 2013-2014
- Joo, Sowon (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open to researchers.
Biographical / Historical
Sowon Joo studied at Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea and received an MFA from the Dept. of Craft and Design at Seoul National University. In 2005, she received her MFA in Metal/Jewelry design from the School for American Crafts at Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY. She became an Artist in Residence, at Rochester Institute of Technology in 2007. She shows and sells her work worldwide.
1 Linear Feet (1 small wood box 1 long clamshell box)
The collection contains three pieces of jewelry designed by Sowon Joo a former student at RIT's School for American Crafts.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Jewelry purchased by Becky Simmons, RIT Archivist from the artist. Accession number(s): 2014:058
- Sowon Joo at Art on Campus, Rochester Institute of Technology
Finding aid created by Lisa Witt in July 2014.
- Rochester Institute of Technology -- Art collections (Organization)
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- Sowon Joo jewelry
- RIT Art Collection
- Lisa Witt
- 17 July 2014
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