Marina Birdimiri was born and raised in Athens, Greece. She went to school at Athens College (Senior 1994) and then studied architecture in the UK, at the Canterbury School of Architecture, Kent from 1994 to 2000 (RIBA part l & ll). Having worked during her studies at the practices of Alexandros Tombazis and Yannis Kizis, in 2000 she started her own practice.
She has designed and worked on commissioned as well as on private projects (as a developer) all over Greece.
Since she was at University she has had a great interest in photography. Marina has done two solo photography exhibitions in Athens and has taken part at the art fair Art Athina.
Marina sketches around, travels with her camera and keeps an eye open for the next architecture, photography or other challenge / project.