*1988, Lustenau. is a Vienna based contemporary Jewelry designer and maker. She started her education in Vienna and completed her apprenticeship examination as a Jeweler at the Wiener Goldschmiede Akademie in 2010. She served as a teaching assistant at the same school for one year before she moved to Florence, Italy.
There she studied at the renowed school ALCHIMIA (contemporary Jewelry school in Florence) with Ruudt Peters and Peter Bauhuis to receive her BFA in 2013. Thus, she completed her MFA studies in Metals in May 2015 at the State University of New York at New Paltz.
Since then she has exhibited her work in places such as Munich, Vienna, Amsterdam, Florence, New York, Boston or Beijing and many more. Also, she has participated in several art fairs such as JOYA, SNAG or SIERAAD. Lena has developed an experimental way of working, driven by a concept that plays a fundamental role along with her design and material explorations combining traditional techniques and new technologies. In 2016 her work was awarded with the ELIGIUS Jewellery Award.
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