Shimara Carlow – Sapphire and Spinel Stack, 2022
A stunning Marquis cut blue sapphire and pink spinel stack on 2mm 18ct yellow and white gold bands. Shimara Carlow has created 3 distinct rings centred around the colour blue- each are unique, exploring shades and tones.
Shimara Carlow is a jewellery artist living and working in Spotswood / Yalukit-willam (Melbourne / Naarm). Shimara's jewellery has been inspired by natural forms, with particular interest in seedpods. She has created a body of work based on pod-like structures, using silver, 18ct gold and precious stones. A formally trained jeweller and silversmith, Shimara utilises techniques including reticulation, hammer texturing, raising, fabrication and forming
It's not just blue
November 24 - January 21
A gathering of works by Australian artists, crafts people and designers, in a maximalist exploration of the colour blue in all its hues.
Anke Kindle / Anna Varendorff / Anne U / Ara Dolatian / Ash Allen / Bastard Ceramics / Camille Laddawan / Caro Pattle / Christopher Plumridge / Curio Practice / Dean Norton / Dean Toepfer / Ebony Russell / Ella Saddington / Georgina Proud / House Editions / Iluka Sax-Williams / Jess Sellinger / Jordan Fleming / Kristin Burgham / Louise Meuwissen / Lucy Tolan / Michael Gittings / Nicole Lawrence / Owen Rye / Real Non-Real / Sguscio / Shimara Carlow / Tara Shackell / Terunobu Hirata / Tia Ansell / Yen Qin
Material: 18ct gold, blue sapphire, pink sapphire and pink spinel
Dimensions: Ring size
Please note, works purchased as gifts will be made available for collection by December 20 for the gifting season, all others will remain on exhibition until January 21