Bola Lyon



Bola explores the architecture of anatomy in precious metals. She utilises many different traditional goldsmithing techniques such as forging, soldering and wire drawing. While also experimenting with more contemporary computer aided design, 3D wax printing and casting. Evoking the delicate stresses and strains found within structures of the body. Gold twists and contracts holding precious gems in place, creating striking sculptural pieces.

“A fascination with anatomy, leafing through threadbare medical textbooks and discovering the incredible structures that nature has evolved. Has lead me to explore these forms in wearable ways”

Bola Lyon

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