Born in 1947 in Athens, lives and works in Athens (Greece)



2004-2008 : Professor at the Ionian University (Corfu), Audiovisual arts department
2005 : Lecturer at National Fine-Arts School, Athens.
1981-2008 : Magazine Art Director “ARCHEOLOGY AND ARTS”
1979 : University Paris I, Sorbonne: Licence Arts Plastiques
1972 : Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts, Paris: diploma in Painting, course Pierre Matthey, Paris – Certificate in design, course M. Gili Ecole du Louvre, Paris: Certificate in History of Arts
1969 : Academy of Athens, Grant for five years for further studies in painting, Ecole Nationale Suprieure des Beaux Arts, Paris
1967 : Athens College of Technology: Diploma in Interior Decoration

Marianne Strapatsakis had over 30 solo exhibitions in Greece, France, Unighted Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Turkey, Chili, and took part in 52 group shows in Greece, France, Unighted Kingdom, Germany, Spain and the Netherlands.

She has received awards and distinctions for plastic interventions in  train stations in Athens. She was on several occasions, a member of committees artistic criticism.

Her works are part of the collections: Greek Ministry of Culture, National Gallery of Athens, Modern art museum of Vassilis and Elisa Goulandris, Public Art Gallery of Rhodos, Contemporary Art Center of Rethymnon, Municipality of Rhodos, Byzantine Museum in Thessaloniki, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Pinacoteca Viannos Crete, Art Gallery of Syros, and also private collections in Greece, France, Germany, Austria and the USA.

Trilogy, Birth – Life – Death

Exhibition of Marianne Strapatsakis