Mariana Frühauf lives and works in Merano. Her unlimited artistic vein goes beyond the limits of patchwork and quilting, testing with great passion more and more techniques in the van. The coherent and harmonious expression of all her works is given by a thorough elaboration and transformation of fabrics into shapes, colors and structures always brand new and unexpected. Through textile art Mariana Frühauf expresses all her creativity in the best way possible. Born in Merano in 1966, she finished studying fashion design in Milan in 1984. In 1991 she opened a shop specialized in dressmakers’ materials and since 2000 she has been dedicating her time fully to textile art. One of aim of the artist Mariana Frühauf is that of promoting new art forms with traditional techniques such as patchwork and quilting.