Greek cypriot artist, Marina was born in Famagusta, Cyprus.
A popular Contemporary artist her passion for art started early. She trained at the Dubai international art centre under master artist Shakeel and continued her education at Central St. Martin's College of art in London. She taught art and served as an Arts advisory member of the Dubai community Theatre and arts Centre. Marina is a professionally accredited strategic planning consultant in Arts management-UMASS.
Member of the Cyprus chamber of fine arts her work and inspirations can be viewed online. www.marinaemphietzi.com
Marina's work explore issues of time, life and memory. She creates paintings with a vivid coulour palette, many textures and robust energie and a playful style inspired mostly by 'water'. Her work is characterised by strong tonal variations and constantly challenges her own talent by trying to experiment with new subject matters and techniques for new creative effects.
Marina's compositions show the natural forms of a real world in a semi abstract way.