Taiane is an M.F.A. scenography student and GTA for the Department of Theatre & Dance. She earned a B.Arch. degree with an urban planning minor from Universidade do Estado de Santa and was a special student at Bowling Green State University in architecture and visual communication technology. She has experience with event set design and production and interior design. Her research interests include scenic design for theatre, films, and TV; production design for animation films; and exploring how designs can affect our feelings in entertainment productions.