Manasi Depala

2016 QEST Clarins Scholar - Silversmithing

Manasi is a contemporary silversmith based in Leicester. Her work is influenced by her mixed cultural background with her Indian upbringing in Britain. She has a wide interest in both eastern and western styles of decoration.

Manasi is inspired by strong architectural forms and enjoys using architectural details as a basis for decoration in the form of chasing in larger pieces of silver. She likes constructing pieces which involve geometry and has several awards in the Goldsmiths Craft and Design Competition.