Love is a (Medium) Thing Physical on a Bespoke Curdled Chain
The Love is a Thing Physical is a love heart shaped locket held together through magnetic force. The locket can physically hold and protect something of value, sentimental or physical, or simply act as a vessel to later fill or empty. Inspired through a lover's changing forms.
The locket is formed on one side with a poem by Jago Rackham.
On the other side of the heart is an engraving based on a drawing of three figures circling one another by Lowena Hearn.
The Bespoke Curdled Chain 40cm (16") is comprised unique metal forms cast from wax, interlinked with with freshwater baroque pearls
Inscription on back of locket read the Love is a Thing Physical poem by Jago Rackham.
Love became a thing physical,
shaped and weighted like
a pebble from a stony beach
nestled in a warmhot cheek.
Approximate measurements: Locket: 4 x 4 cm. Chain: 40 cm / 16”.