Flux 9

Katja Toporski2011

Baltimore Jewelry Center

Baltimore Jewelry Center

Katja Toporski often uses unusual and ephemeral materials in her work to mark the passage of time on the body. Gelatin melts in contact with skin. In this time-lapse video, Flux 9, a necklace cast in red wine and gelatin is shown to disintegrate on the wearer's body over a period of time.

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  • Title: Flux 9
  • Creator: Katja Toporski
  • Date Created: 2011
  • Location Created: Washington, DC
  • Physical Dimensions: 13.75" x 7.75" x 0.75"
  • Type: Necklace
  • Rights: Video credit: Sam Kittner
  • External Link: http://www.katjatoporski.com
  • Medium: Red wine, gelatin