Livia Liverani was born in Rome in 1962. Her passion for visual arts starts early in her life under the influence of her grandmother and artist Elvira Franceschini. She graduates from the European Institute of Design (editorial graphics) and attends the cource in Painting at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Rome. In the same period she works at Studio Colony (Rome) and for the Hotel Ritz (Paris) as an interior designer. She then moves to and lives in Indonesia for four years, during wich time she travels in Asia, where in Japan she develops her design in fabrics.