Greek, 20th – 21st century, female.
Born 25 December 1953.
Maria Karayanni began her artistic training in Athens and continued it in Paris where she may have been a student at the École des Beaux-Arts, but in any case lodged at the Cité Internationale des Arts. Her paintings are ambitious, her composition complex and animated. She likes using warm shades with sensual pigmentations in browns, reds, oranges, yellows, earth colours and greens, which breathe life into certain shades of blue. In around ...