Margarita Stavraki was born in 1973.
She is a visual artist with theoretical and practical interest in space, image and myth. She holds a Master’s degree in Arts and Scenography from London Institute – Central Saint Martins/ department of Utrecht School of the Arts (Netherlands) with specialization in New Media from HGK Zurich (Switzerland). She completed her first studies in Fine Arts in the Athens School of Fine Arts (Greece) and in Academia di Belle Arti, Brera, in Milan (Italy). She was awarded the scholarship of the “Association of Friends of Music” (Greece) for her post-graduate studies. During the last years she is working on her research “Space in the era of new media” in the National Technical University of Athens, NTUA, School of Architecture. She participates actively in several international and Greek exhibitions, festivals and events, she collaborates with theatrical, dance and music groups which make use of new media and she also curates events based on video. She is co-member and curator of Video Art Festival Miden, Kalamata, Greece.