Maria Tsaguriya is an artist and hairstylist located in Brooklyn. She moved to NYC to attend the Fashion Institute of Technology and graduated with a BA in fine arts focusing on sculpture. Interests in repurposing art materials, snail mail art, pastel painting, soft sculpture, hair design.
Currently residing in the outskirts of Bedwick, Brooklyn. Maria has been living and practicing art in NYC for 10 years. Originally from the Republic of Georgia and immigrated with her family to do in 1993 at the age of 7.
This painting below are part of the SELFIE Project were an estimated 100 pastel paintings will be created on black paper of close friends and relatives of the artist. . This mixture of the traditional and contemporary forms of self documentation helps to connect the past to present and helps to elevate the pop cultural "selfie". Message me if you want to be a part of the project.