Metalsmiths for Change

Caila McCarthy - @cailaashleyart

  • Sale
  • Regular price $125.00


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AUCTION DETAILS

✨AUCTION✨ This 24-hr auction starts November 20th at 10am PT and ends November 21st at 10am PT. Auction proceeds benefit National Black Justice Coalition (95%), and the Metalsmiths for Change Fund (5%).

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ARTIST: @cailaashleyart

ITEM DESCRIPTION: Dior H Ova, who also was identified as Tiffany Harris, a Black transgender woman, who lived in the Bronx, New York. According to her Facebook she was born in Jamaica. She loved fashion -- listing her career as a personal shopper. Dior/ Tiffany was a fashion forward black trans woman who wore big chunky and bright jewelry.

While looking through her pictures I noticed one constant— her bright stud earrings. As an artist I wanted to make something that was guaranteed to have made her smile, while also challenging myself. I found a pair of bright white topaz stones (6mm) that were perfect, so I set them in to sterling silver studs (925) to shine on forever in honor of this young life stolen.

Shipping: $7