Michaela Arl de Lima

Born in Carinthia, Austria in 1976.

Studied to become a gold- and silversmith for four years at the Höhere technische Bundeslehranstalt, Fachschule für Gold- und Silberschmiede in Ferlach, Austria (Higher Technical College for Teaching and Research). Sat the apprenticeship exam in 1995.

Have been a self-employed goldsmith since 2003.

A number of pieces of jewellery I have produced have been displayed at Gallery Slavik in Vienna; a gallery for contemporary international art of jewellery.

Became a master goldsmith in 2008.

Accredited member of the IAA (International Association of Art)

Currently live and work in Vienna, Austria.