Born in 1971, Michela Varinilived several years in Italy before moving to Switzerland. Since early childhood, Michela was attracted by colors and drawings. Therefore she naturally turned towards painting. It finally brought her to study interior design. Once she obtained her diploma, Michela was hired as a decorator within the Société coopétative Migros NE-FR. At the same time, she participated in a training course in Museology and Cultural Mediation at the University of Lausanne. Her aim was to put her theoretical and practical skills in relation. Michela also worked at Decopub, nearby Neuchâtel for decoration projects in museology and showrooms.