A Force To Be Reckoned With: Georgina Treviño
In the 24th episode of Perceived Value host Sarah Rachel Brown takes a break from her west coast vacation to interview Mexican contemporary jeweler, Georgina Treviño. The two women sit down to discuss Georgina’s alternative approach to studying abroad, the value in collaborating, and what the secret is to getting her jewelry in so many fashion editorials.
Georgina Trevino is a contemporary jeweler from Tijuana, Mexico currently living in San Diego, California. She obtained a Bachelors Degree in Applied Design with an emphasis in Jewelry Making from San Diego State University in 2014.
Her recent work is an extension of her work by paying closer attention to color pattern and shape in relation to modern architecture and contemporary art movements she is surrounded by now. She uses techniques and materials like enameling, found objects, polymer clay, powder coating,cement and other fun color techniques that relate to her cultural and architectural background.
Her work has been featured in magazines such as ELLE, Marie Claire Mexico, Allure, Pin-UP magazine, L’Officiel, Instyle, Vogue Mexico , Paper Mag. etc.. She has also been part of several international exhibitions, including SCHMUCK 2015 , The contemporary jewelry exchange and most recent exhibition curated by Smitten Collective in Belgium "Love Jewels"
upcoming events: NEW YORK JEWELRY WEEK part of "Knockoff" Exhibition curated by Kerianne Quick and Jess Tolbert & #FailSuccess curated by Kendra Pariseault and Manuela Jimenez .