ARTIST

Heather O’Connor

Jeweller

Biography

Heather grew up in Brighton, and having completed an Art Foundation there in 1998, moved to Buckinghamshire where she gained a BA 1st class hons in Metalwork and Jewellery Design, followed by an MA specialising in Silversmithing at the Royal College of Art, London.

Having graduated from the RCA in 2003 she set up a small studio in South London, where she still practices today.

She produces unique items of silversmithing, with a minimalist aesthetic, and has over the years expanded on her skills by introducing complementary ranges of jewellery for both men and women.

She has participated in a number of prestigious exhibitions including Goldsmiths Fair, Chelsea Crafts Fair and Origin at Somerset House. Her work has also been featured in a number of publications, including GQ, World of Interiors and The Evening Standard.