Getting closer to ourselves – Zsófia Gizella Biró’s self-awareness jewelleries
Zsófia Gizella Biró reflects on her own self-awareness journey through her jewelleries.
Zsófia Gizella Biró reflects on her own self-awareness journey through her jewelleries. The selected themes are always based on issues in her own life. When it comes to the final items though, she is only present as an external observer, and this way gives room for our own path finding journey. Her latest series, ‘Archetypes’, presenting various female personality types, was finished this summer.
Various social problems that need to be addressed have come to play an increasingly prominent role in everyday life, begging the question how to go about solving them.
Battling the effects of global crises that creep into our everyday lives, we may easily find ourselves on a rollercoaster between mounting panic and the impassiveness brought on by a sense of futility. In the face of steadily accumulating challenges, we are justified in wondering how to proceed.
The FRUSKA education programme is directed at one of the most vulnerable social groups, providing multi-level learning experiences to teenage girls from disadvantaged backgrounds. At the sessions, they not only learn how to use the jigsaw, but also gain design skills and confidence through the process of creating various items. The methodology developed by the Social Design Hub of the MOME Innovation Center is now available to everyone.