Mana Sethi was born and brought up in Nigeria (Africa) and has lived in Lagos, Bombay, Bangalore and Rennes, France. Having graduated with a degree in Design from Rennes (France), she has had the opportunity to interact with different cultures. Her art reflects her personality. It reflects the amalgamation of all the different cultures, lifestyle and worldviews that have made her who she is, and continues to affect and change her life as she grows.

Land has many textures, from sand to hills, all of which have different properties. The different textures in the collection reflect the different forms of land. All these forms come together to create Terra. Terra is a Latin word for earth, dirt or what the earth is made off.