Vivi Touloumidi was born and studied in Athens, before continuing her education on jewelry in Germany and Canada. She holds an MFA from Konstfack University in Stockholm. Since 2010, her work has been exhibited internationally in several curated gallery and museum shows. She is interested in exploring jewelry as a multifaceted cultural phenomenon and in its manifestations of the human condition, while taking into consideration today’s social challenges. Understanding the cosmos of jewelry is her way of negotiating and commenting on society and history.