Born in the Dominican Republic, Yira Kahn moved to Peru in 1986. She has worked in interior design, ceramics and jewelry design. Her work has been featured in important magazines and she has been interviewed on Peruvian TV. 'My jewelry is unique and exclusive for it contrasts the colors and texture of ceramic with the metallic sheen of silver. Each of my designs is intended to become a small work of art, a cultural treasure,' she says.