Lucy Jackson has generously reviewed The Language of Things: Meaning and Value in Contemporary Jewellery in EyeContact.
In 'The Language of Things', jewellery is not considered on only a personal level. Rather, the contemporary jewellers on display in this exhibition use jewellery and the idea of the self to explore wider issues. They are concerned with social, cultural and political matters, that are both wider than the self—but still encompassing the self.
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