Brooch: Giraffe 2011 23 x 8 x 9 cm
Human hair, gold leaf, small intestine of cow, seeds, silver



Brooch: Polar bear 2010 10 x 15 x 8 cm
Human hair, gold leaf, small intestine of cow, seeds, silver



Brooch: Gorilla 2010 13 x 14 x 10 cm
Human hair, gold leaf, small intestine of cow, seeds, silver

Like an alchemist Eunmi Chun searches for the philosopher's stone with her works of intestines and gold-plated hair.

"The skin of the animal is breeding ground for the germinating seeds, from which gold-plated human hair is sprouting. These are images from the cycle of life; images of progress and decay. They deal with the fact that life carries on, incessantly and forever changing".

Brooch: Gold on Rag 2008 2 ½ x 2 ½ x ¾ inches
Rag, porcelain, 24k yellow gold luster, nu gold, stainless steel



Brooch: Gold on Paper 2008 3 x 3 inches
Paper, porcelain, nu gold, 24k yellow gold luster, stainless steel



Brooch: Material & Process 2008 2 x 2 x 2 inches
Paper, porcelain, copper oxides, 24k yellow gold luster, sterling silver, stainless steel



Necklace: Lichen and Mica 2008 20 inches long
Lichen, mica tree bark-all collected in Penland, North Carolina, sterling silver

Soyeon is a jewelry artist. She recently had two solo exhibitions showcasing her most current bodies of work. She received MFA in Metals from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2010, and BFA in Metals from the Rochester Institute of Technology in 2005. She is currently based in Richmond, Virginia where she teaches as a visiting faculty in the Department of Craft/Material Studies at the Virginia Commonwealth University.

So Yeon Kim

“Working in cardbord, I am continually trying to discover logical constructions, inspired by colors and textures in the material itself. and it could be worn on body to be a jewellry by itself, I'm researching other Materials for efficient repetition of the impression of color and the texture of a material.“







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