Joanna Gong in breathtaking business.
What is jewellery?
A perfect spice, and ice on the cake, a fairytale, a little peace that makes you unique, a good vibe, a happiness in the box, the best friend, an obsession…
What was first jewellery impression for Joanna Gong, private sales director, gemologist and jewelry specialist at Sotheby’s?
As a little girl, she was attracted with the arms-and-armor collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
“Even if it wasn’t considered jewellery, my first love in metal crafts was a wearable piece of metal, tied to the function of the body. "
Her breath was completely taken away after spending hours trying to understand the mechanism of the details.
Nowadays she prefers antique jewellery and the contemporary design... Continue reading