Paula Botto Fiora Argentina
What It Reflects brooch
Piece created for Challenge 2022 Jewelry and Literature
Materials balsa wood, paper, resin, silver, acrylic mirror
“Mirror of the moon, mirror of the star, tell me: in this land, who is the fairest of them all?”
Excerpt from the book “Snow White” of the brothers Grimm was the inspiration for the series Beautiful Reflections. What is beauty? The need to pursue a social paradigm in which we are trapped in time with stereotypes or ideal to achieve. In recent decades beauty has moved to a physical plane and generated a large market. Having to be young and beauty, not being able to face getting old. What do you want to see in the reflection?