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Statement

Jewellery highlights the individual but it also points to the society that produces, sanctions and values it. It is this complexity of meaning, between public and private, that fascinates me.

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Biography

Julie Connellan has been making contemporary art jewellery since graduating from a class directed by Winfried Krüger at the Berufskolleg für Design, Schmuck und Gerät, Pforzheim in 2009. She completed a Research M.A. at the National College of Art and Design, Dublin in 2011. Alongside her artistic practice, she has worked as a teacher, lecturer and translator (DE-EN) of art and design. She holds a B.A. Hons in European Studies from Trinity College Dublin, 2004. Julie is based in County Galway, Ireland.