Geoffrey Siu | Family Jewels
Geoffrey, Siu, Art, Designer, Graphic, Artist, Honolulu, Hawaii, HI, Paint, Painting, Painter, Design, Wiki Walks, Wiki, Wikiwalks, wiki-walks,
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Family Jewels

2013, Out Fitted
About This Project

Family Jewels is comprised of several miniature canvases assembled together. Each portrait depicts a member of my family and my grandmother’s jewelry. The rings, brooches, loose diamonds, and empty settings were purchased from a jewelry store her father owned. They are an inheritance tracing my lineage and represent a big risk my great grandmother took when she took a 2-month boat ride to Honolulu.