‘Constructed’ Open Form Oxidised Silver Earrings
Made by Egle Banyte
‘Constructed’ open form oxidised silver earrings by Egle Banyte. Handmade in co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland.
With their strong angular shapes and 3D construction these earrings are wonderful example of contemporary, minimalist design. Egle achieves a wonderful balance between the dark, oxidised silver and the light geometric design.
Measurements: approx. 16mm x 16mm x 16mm.
About the maker:
Egle Banyte is an award winning jewellery designer and maker based in West Tyrone, Ireland. Her work is inspired by her youth in Lithuania, Baltic tradition, Constructivism, and Northern European aesthetics. Egle’s work is handcrafted using traditional techniques and materials, yet manifesting a contemporary style. In 2018, Egle was awarded a Goldsmiths’ Company Precious Metal Grant; the New Designers Goldsmiths’ Company Jewellery Award; and a Future Makers Award by the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland. In 2019, she was awarded the RDS Craft Award.