In conversation with Marianne Schliwinski - beyond the wall of books

Interview  /  Artists   History
Published: 03.07.2015
Marianne Schliwinski. Photograph: Fixierte Bewegung – fixed movement, 1982. Photo by: Jürgen Eickhoff. Marianne Schliwinski
Photograph: Fixierte Bewegung – fixed movement, 1982
Photo by: Jürgen Eickhoff
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Wearability, also of a piece of jewellery, cannot be considered as something that does not change. Wearability can be learned and hence is also variable with regard to its dimension and function. Time and time again, new definitions of what is considered wearable and what is acceptable may arise. Questioning traditional definitions of functionality can be an intrinsic quality of jewellery.