Erika Trojer was born in San Candido, South Tyrol, Italy on May 16, 1968. After finishing her studies and obtaining a degree in accounting she moved to Milan, Italy where she began modeling. It was thanks to this career that she was able to travel all over the world. In 1997 she moved to Cernobbio on the lake of Como where she currently resides with her family. It is here that she became aware of her passion for art. She creates unique pieces in her own workshop – an old bakery that she acquired and reconstructed with great passion. Her work has been exhibited in both group and solo exhibitions and has earned numerous recognitions.