Seattle, Washington 1965
Luce Artist Quote
“I don’t want to tell stories about myself. I’m really trying to make beautiful objects and I enjoy if someone looks at my work and it reminds them of more than one thing.” Artist’s statement
Luce Artist Biography
Gina Pankowski perceives her jewelry as “organic architecture.” She began a career in contemporary jewelry at the University of Washington, where she studied under Mary Lee Hu. Pankowski fabricates her pieces using traditional jewelry techniques and draws inspiration from both natural and constructed forms.