Tiana Wages was born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, in 1945. After receiving a degree in biochemistry at Jerusalem University in Israel she realized her love was Art, so she continued her education at Bezalel Academy of Art in Jerusalem. Her curiosity then took her to Madrid, Spain, where she trained as an artisan by the famous Spanish Jeweler-Sculptor Amador Braojos, before settling in the US in 1980. Her motto: "In Art there are no boundaries" embraces all forms: Jewelry, Painting, Architecture, Scienceâ€¦ She has won prestigious awards throughout her long career as a jewelry designer, with her sparkly gems in 22 Karat Gold adorning many well-known personalities - Her paintings, on the other hand, are about her personal inner world in search of meaning and identity, expressed through figure drawings as well as through using everyday objects and experiences as her inspiration - at the same time extremely decorative and fun!!!!