Kompatsiari Maria

Graduated from the Pharmaceutical Division of the Physico-Mathematical School of Ethicon Kapodistriakon Panepistimion Athens Deals with painting and engraving since 1980 Is a member of the Greek Printmakers' Association Is a member of the Visual Artists Association of Northern Greece Is a member of the Chamber of Fine Arts of Greece Is a member of O.S.D.E.E.T.E. (Organisation of Collective Management of Artworks of Visual Arts and their Applications) Her work has been exhibited in 29 solo exhibitions in Greece and abroad and in more than 150 group shows around the world (Italy, Brazil, Turkey, Canada, Chile, France, Bulgaria, Poland, Japan, Syria, Spain and Greece). She has received numerous awards for her work in Japan, Italy, France and Greece. Works of hers belong to private, state and public collections. She lives and works in Thessaloniki, Greece.