Jewellery Photo Booth
Michelle Cangiano, New, used and fused, 2007-on going, Brooch, oxidized sterling silver
Abbotsford Convent: Ironing Room
1 St Heliers St
Tue-Fri 10am-3pm, Sat-Sun 10am-5pm
Opening Tue 1 Sep, 5-7pm
Closing Event Sun 6 Sep 10am-12pm
Jewellery Photo Booth is an interactive exhibition engaging the community with contemporary jewellery.
Inclusive and tactile, the audience is encouraged to select and wear a piece of jewellery on display. Participants are photographed in the photo booth and invited to leave a comment with the outcomes posted on instagram, connecting a broader audience to the celebration of contemporary jewellery.
Artist Michelle Cangiano
Michelle Cangiano, The healer, 2015, Neckpiece, paper, nylon thread
About the Artist
Michelle Cangiano lives and works in Melbourne. Completing a Fine Art Degree in Painting and Drawing, she went on to study Gold and Silversmithing at RMIT. Michelle graduated with High Distinctions in 2001 and in the same year was an award winner at Fresh! Craft Victoria.
From 2002-10 she lectured in the School of Art, Gold and Silversmithing RMIT. Participating in numerous group shows since graduating, Michelle had her first solo show in 2007 at Pieces of Eight Gallery, Melbourne.