Marilia Fotopoulou was born in Athens, Greece where she still lives and works. She graduated from Athens School of Fine Arts (2011). Since 2011 she has been working at the Department of Photography of Athens School of Fine Arts as an assistant teacher of the Photography laboratory .
Her work has been exhibited at Benaki Museum (Athens, Greece) in the main exhibition of Athens Photo Festival 2020 and as part of “Young Greek Photographers 2015″ at Athens Photo Festival 2015. She has taken part in previous APF exhibitions, in 2009 and in 2011 as well. Also, she participated in “Art en Capitale 2011“ Société des Artistes Indépendants at Grand Palais (Paris, France). Some other exhibitions she has participated in are “Photography as a Means of Creating or Subverting Stereotypes”, 3rd Biennial of Modern Art (Thessaloniki, Greece), among others.