Goizane Esain was born in San Sebastian, Spain, and after graduating from high school in Bogotá, Colombia, her intentions were to study art and film in Barcelona in the hope of becoming an artist or filmmaker but her plans changed. She moved with her mother to Denver, Colorado and started her art and design studies at the Denver Community College. Then moved to Des Moines where she graduated from Drake University with a degree in communications and graphic design. Her mother was an art dealer during her childhood years so she grew up to be passionate about art and design at and early age. Her works explore the relationship between artistic expression, design and shape.