She was born under Northern skies in the Netherlands.
She has lived and worked in the Netherlands, Italy, Algeria, the Caribbean, Chile, Portugal and Romania.
During her biology studies with a major in philosophy at Wageningen (the Netherlands), Margrieta started with a variety of studies in bronze casting, painting, etching and ceramics. Her work embraces poetry, sculpture, but her main creative outlet is photography.
During the last few years she has received a number of awards and nominations in the International Photographic Awards (IPA fine art, nature, deeper perspective and portraiture awards), Px3, Black and White Spider Awards, International Color Awards, Canon Creative Asia Awards, International Aperture Awards, WPGA awards, Shotz Magazine, Seities publications, Gammelgaard Monochrome, Prix de la Découverte, London Photographic Society (portrait) award. Several of her albumen prints were exhibited. Her Street and Fine Art Photography has been published several times in the Black & White Photography Magazine.
Most recently a part of her series "My Heart of Glass" was published in Dodho magazine.
Currently she lives and works in Italy and in Romania.