Photo credit: Brian Medina

Photo credit: Brian Medina

Originally from Quebec City, Marie-Eve G. Castonguay is a jewellery artist currently based in Toronto, Canada. She holds a diploma from the École de Joaillerie de Québec as well as a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Jewellery Design and Metalsmithing from NSCAD University, in Halifax. She is currently part of the Artist-in-Residence programme at Harbourfront Centre. Her work was showcased in various exhibitions throughout Canada as well as in various countries in Europe. Creating her pieces like miniature sculptures that one can wear, she is interested in the close relationship we have with jewellery. Her work explores notions of belonging and intimacy.