‘The jewellery I make investigates the attachments we have to physical things. I am interested in the ideas that surround the collection, possession, ownership and function, and the subsequent associations these themes have with time and memory.’
Raewyn Walsh graduated from Unitec with a Bachelor of Design (Honours) in 2009. Raewyn was the 2011 prize winner of the Objective Art Awards. Raewyn has also participated in the mentoring project HANDSHAKE set up by Peter Deckers, in HANDSHAKE 2 in 2016 when Raewyn was mentored by Henriette Schuster, and in HANDSHAKE 3 in 2017. Raewyn has work held in the collections of The James Wallace Arts Trust and Tairawhiti Museum, Gisborne.