The Fantastic Forms of Emily Cobb

Emily Cobb creates jewelry that mirrors the passing of time through the abstraction and reconstruction of animal forms. She finds destructive transformation like “birds unravelling like ribbons as they grow older until they become completely undone” both haunting and beautiful. Cobb uses 3-D modeling and printing technologies to form her wearable art works.

This series of illustrative jewelry is generated from personal fables that often contain animals as central parts of the imagery. When the body becomes part of the composition it animates the work...

Emily Cobb