Images and shapes of desire that replicate the miracle of life in its sublime, essential, mythical forms, these jewels establish a link to universal and mysterious things, setting before us the secret tones of voices seeking an original timbre, full of turmoil, silence, suffused and inextricable words.
When Prometheus stole a spark of fire from the gods, he used the energy of living light to design the mysterious parabola of artistic creation, a primitive parabola that seems to have been revived in the colours and style of the design and model that inspire the Banci sisters’ jewellery.
Images and shapes of desire that replicate the miracle of life in its sublime, essential, mythical forms, these jewels establish a link to universal and mysterious things, setting before us the secret tones of voices seeking an original timbre, full of turmoil, silence, suffused and inextricable words. However the resounding familiarity of the pure lines of the feature and design immediately reveal the silence of time and translate the parabola of passion kindling in the heart of those who seek contact with the origin of that fire and that theft from the gods.
Precious materials and stones with natural, varied geometries release sparkles of knowledge and life, and trace a trail that winds through the dimly lit woods of existence to indicate the path of a birth-rebirth that starts with the courage of facing themselves and their own spirit which comes alive again, and revives itself by honing its inner senses and accepting wonder as the cipher of the new depiction of identity.
Rings as cathedrals, necklaces as pathways, sheets of gold and gems as crossing signs, pearls forged by the breath of the air that caresses the waves, turgid seeds of fruits bathed in the warmth of the sun: polyphony of voices like secret bonds.The raw, essential materials used for these handcrafted masterpieces become metaphors of work that consists of study and wisdom, gift and recognition, but also courage to reveal the new ways of a spirituality that emanates from the enigma of its own origin and asks Mother Earth to return to us the cipher of an affinity with her spellbinding, sacred auroral melody.
Joining hands, scrutinizing eyes, sounds as transparencies of the deep, words that repeat the sound of the revealing universe on the skin of those who wear them.
These pieces talk to and about women, in a symbiotic relationship that repeats ‘fragments of a love speech’, places, sounds and symbols of a message addressed to the domain of the heart and to the celebration of life no longer as mere destiny, but as a source of wisdom and poetry.
By creating them, Marzia and Daniela Banci repeat a ritual that reveals the unpredictable abundance of female creativity, releasing the significance of a vocation to knowledge that turns into conversation and wonder at the infinite.