After completing a goldsmithing education, Manon van Kouswijk studied art/jewellery at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam. Van Kouswijk is Coordinator of the Jewellery Studio and Lecturer in the Department of Fine Arts at Monash University, Melbourne. Van Kouswijk is interested in the value and meaning of jewellery and other personal objects. Her work is exhibited in galleries and museums and is part of private and public collections worldwide.
Courtesy the artists and Gallery Funaki
Photography Marc Morel