Title: Garden Box
Artist: Pamela Argentieri
Method: Repurposed London bus panel
Material: Aluminium, copper, sterling, bronze & wood
Size: 6 x 10.5 x 10.5cm
"I am intrigued by the idea of a personal garden, a garden that is intimate, interactive and changing. Our lives are enriched by objects that bring us pleasure and joy" - Pamela Argentieri
Pamela Argentieri grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 1987, and also studied jewellery design at Studio Art Center International, in Florence, Italy. Upon graduation she was awarded the Institute's top Gund Scholarship for international travel.
Her work is held in the permanent collection of the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and the archives of the Vatican in Rome, as well as many private collections. Pamela Argentieri has been represented in exhibitions and galleries throughout the United States and abroad for more than thirty years.