Taë Schmeisser is a Melbourne based designer and jeweller. Her work focuses on the quiet and often overlooked beauty in urban iconography and physical landscapes. Taë studied Visual Arts-glass at the Australian National University, before expanding her material vocabulary in ceramics, and gold + silversmithing in Melbourne. Her studies in Glass and ceramics took her to Toyama Institute of Glass Art (TIGA) and Kyoto Seika University, both in Japan and in 2009 she was awarded Artist in Residence at Skopart-The Skopelos Art Foundation, Greece. In 2008 Taë won the e.g. etal graduate award, and has been exhibiting her work nationally since 2002. Since the launch of her fashion jewellery label bëuy (pronounced boy) in 2011/12, Taë has been designing and crafting seasonal pieces in diverse materials and techniques, resulting in bëuy now being stocked in 50 stores in Australia and internationally.