Mariana Laan is Estonian ceramicist and founder of the brand NÜÜD Ceramics. She designs and crafts tableware and home furnishings with minimalist aesthetics. She graduated from the University of Tartu with a degree in economics in 2006 and from the Estonian Academy of Arts in ceramics in 2014. Mariana’s work has been represented in exhibitions introducing Estonian design in many countries including France, Japan and London. Many well-known restaurants in Tallin use her ceramics on a daily basis.