L'Age-D'Or, Conceptual Wire Jewelry Exhibit and Trunk Show by Meghan Patrice Riley
Conceptual Wire Jewelry Exhibit by Meghan P. Riley
Artist Reception & Trunk Show
When: Friday, September 21, 2012 5:30 - 8:30pm
Where: Lireille - Gallery of Contemporary Jewelry and Art
3980 Piedmont Ave. Oakland, CA 94611
Exhibit Date: September 21 - October 23, 2012
Using a colorful pastel palette reminiscent of her 80's California coast childhood, MPR designed the L'Age D'Or collection using art deco motifs to translate her own personal golden era. The collection is made from MPR's signature nylon-coated steel, sterling silver, crystal quartz and amazonite.
Meet the artist in person and shop from her newest jewelry collections:
Ombre D'Or and AW12
Friday, September 21, 2012 5:30 - 8:30pm !
Line becomes shape, shape becomes form.
Meghan Patrice Riley creates handmade fine jewelry in her New York City studio. She began her career in jewelry design procrastinating with beads, wire, and metal during college exams. After graduating, she apprenticed with a jeweler and honed her metalsmithing and design skills.
Mixing metals with textile techniques, she handcrafts unique pieces with a feminine elegance and a light industrial touch. Her current line incorporates nylon—coated stainless steel, 14k gold fill, and ecologically—sourced sterling silver and gold.