Anastasia Mannix completed a Bachelor of Visual Arts in 2011, where she specialized in jewellery design and making, at The University of South Australia. Her bachelor included a cross-institutional study at AC Arts TAFE where she further developed her hand skills. After studying Anastasia Mannix moved to Melbourne to further pursue personal growth and the evolution of her brand and practice. Based in Collingwood, she is inspired by her surroundings with a strong focus on shape, form and structure. Anastasia Mannix is particularly fascinated with the relationship humans have with the universe, the unexplained and the worship of the cosmos from ancient times.