Meghan Salgaonkar

Published: 19.08.2020
Meghan Salgaonkar. Brooch: Brooch 3, 2018. Copper, 92.5 silver, enamel, graphite pencil.. 5 x 5 x 0.8 cm. Photo by: Meghan Salgaonkar. Meghan Salgaonkar
Brooch: Brooch 3, 2018
Copper, 92.5 silver, enamel, graphite pencil.
5 x 5 x 0.8 cm
Photo by: Meghan Salgaonkar
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I come from a family of traditional Indian goldsmiths and jewellery designers and makers. I am the third generation, with some 70 years of tradition in my background. In addition to this training through heredity, I have finished my Bachelor of Fine Arts in Metal Work in Sir J. J. School of Art - Mumbai in 1999 in modern environment. Currently I am working as a full time Studio-Jeweller, Enamellist and Metalsmith and my studio is based in Sawantwadi (Maharashtra), a very small town in Western India.