Maddison Bygrave Ngarra Yilabara Brooch 3
Maddison Bygrave is a descendent of the Dharug (Sydney) people and a contemporary jeweller and metalsmith currently living on Dharumbal Country (Yeppoon). Bygrave completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours in 2020 at the Queensland College of Art, Griffith University. Her practice currently explores cultural knowledges through deep listening and archival research. A main focus for Bygrave is creating a sustainable practice, taking into account the materiality and methods used to create the pieces. This connection to materiality and the process of making reflects a sense of belonging.
Fabrication: 925 Sterling Silver, Possum Hide