Hidden life thrives secretly in the shallow waters of the tropical sun. Sunlight seeps through, revealing the rich diversity of life. Some surface the water, while others wash away to coastal shores captivating the eyes of wandering souls.
My work reflects upon connections between nature and the body, site and growth and how it can influence contemporary trends in wearable art. The ocean and abundant plant life in the caribbean shaped my creative practice, inspiring my relationship between marine life and my jewelry.
Cheryl Eve Acosta creates innovative and modern jewelry for individuals for who desire to express their unique and venturous spirits. Her designs are rare and exquisite conversation pieces; edgy yet classically handmade fine art pieces. Her French Caribbean heritage informs her unique sensibility and appreciation for coastal life and modern fashion. Cheryl Eve's designs are organic, sculptural and colorful in nature yet minimal and refined. She earned an MFA in jewelry and metalsmithing from the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), and has exhibited nationally and internationally, including shows in Santa Fe, Atlanta, Chicago, Seoul, Florence and Munich.