Maria was born in Omsk region. She applied to Russian Academy of Arts in 2001 and graduated with honors. Her diploma work – “The Eastern Fairytale” was awarded with special compliments from the academic board. Maria works in different genres and techniques: classic painting, graphic, wall painting, fresco and mosaics. She has participated in the restoration works at Nikolsky Marine Cathedral in Cronstadt (a suburb of St. Petersburg). She gives classes on paintings as well.
Maria has participated in many exhibitions and art-projects and her works are presented in private collections in Russia, China, Lithuania and Turkey.