Margarita Mavromichalis comes from a family of Greek diplomats and has spent her life living and travelling all over the world. She speaks five languages and studied translation and interpreting.
Margarita lived in Los Angeles for four years before moving to New York in 2009. Photography has been a life-long passion; she continued her studies at the International Center of Photography where she has been working as a Teaching Assistant for several courses including portraiture, street photography, lighting and travel photography.
She is mostly attracted to street photography and the elements that evoke emotions and surprise in our every day life. Recently, her work has been displayed at exhibitions in New York and in Boston, San Diego, at the Museum of the City of New York and at the Brooklyn Historical Society Museum.
She currently lives in Greece and has kept an active base in New York City.