Maryam Owji was born in Shiraz, Iran.
Her love for the Arts began at an early age as she mastered the logic and process behind of carpet weaving and a growing and dedicated interest in mathematics. Her capacity for design was added at an early age too and these Influences have shaped her artistic life ever since.
She was on a never-ending path to learn all aspects of art. Her work is of course influenced and inspired by her culture and history.