Maria Strapcheva was born in 1999 in Krasnodar, the South of Russia. She has been keen on painting from a young age. Maria studied Design at the Krasnodar College of management, informatization and service. She draws inspiration from contemporary art and the works of Pablo Picasso. In her paintings, the artist prefers realism, abstractionism, and conceptualism. In the future, she would like to create large paintings in different techniques and give performances.