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Sowon Joo jewelry

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArt-0084

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.

Dates

  • 2013-2014

Creator

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.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 small wood box)

Language

English

Overview

The collection contains three pieces of jewelry designed by Sowon Joo a former student at RIT's School for American Crafts.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Shelf 116

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Jewelry purchased by Becky Simmons, RIT Archivist from the artist. Accession number(s): 2014:058

Bibliography

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Lisa Witt in July 2014.

Creator

Title
Sowon Joo jewelry
Subtitle
RIT Art Collection
Status
Published
Author
Lisa Witt
Date
17 July 2014
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

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