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Taibe Palacios

Jeweller
Published: 27.04.2022

Bio

Taibe is a visual artist living in Santiago, Chile. She studied Graphic Design in Santiago and continued studies in Jewellery in Toronto, Canada. Taibe was an author and an illustrator of children's books, at the beginning of her professional life. Since 2005, she has been working as a jewellery designer and artist. In 2015 Taibe founded the jewellery school, “El Tallercito” in Santiago.

Statement

My creative process is part of a continuous contemplation, reflection and experimentation. I find strength in the creative process and its innate introspection.
Art Jewellery is a medium which allows me to express myself, and the material is the vehicle to communicate it. As I explore my mind, I explore the sensuality of the material, translating my emotions and thoughts into an object. One is the exploration of the material and its limitations, the other is the content of my ideas. I am looking for a sculptural language, a fine line between an art object and a piece of Art Jewellery
Being a woman, Latin American and a political refugee in my childhood has greatly influenced my vision and therefore, my artistic expression. Chile and Latin America are a territory of permanent struggle, which is manifested in the powerful and artistic strength that identifies us. I think about the importance of transmitting our vision and interpretation of life inside and outside of our borders.

 

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2021:
Exhibition  20 Dec 2021 - 11 Feb 2022  Until Death Do Us Part.
Award giving  28 Oct 2021 - 28 Oct 2021  Fio. Contemporary Jewellery Contest 2nd edition Winners.
Exhibition  08 Oct 2021 - 10 Nov 2021  Painful Hope in Madrid.
Exhibition  22 Sep 2021 - 24 Oct 2021  Enjoia't Awards 2021 shortlisted pieces.
2020:
Exhibition  12 Dec 2020 - 13 Feb 2021  Painful Hope.
Exhibition  11 Mar 2020 - 14 Mar 2020  Broken Beauty in Munich.
2019:
Exhibition  14 Dec 2019 - 15 Feb 2020  Broken Beauty.
Exhibition  18 May 2019 - 06 Oct 2019  The Legacy Award & Collection. The Ultimate Edition.
Exhibition  19 Feb 2019 - 24 Feb 2019  Artistar Jewels in Milan.
2018:
Exhibition  04 Oct 2018 - 06 Oct 2018  Selected Artists JOYA Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair 2018.

Publications      View / hide publications

Book:  New Bracelets: 400+ Contemporary Jewelry Designs. Estrada, NicolasPromopress:  Barcelona,  2021
Book:  New Bracelets. Nicolas EstradaPromopress:  Barcelona, Spain,  2020
Book:  Artistar Jewel, The Contemporary Jewel as never seen before. Artistar:  Milan, Italy,  2019
Book:  Elicura en el Valle Encantado. Taibe PalaciosEditorial MN:  Santiago, Chile,  2009
Book:  Elicura en el Valle Encantado. Taibe PalaciosEditorial MN:  Santiago, Chile,  2006
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