BY MARIA BOURBOU
Maria Bourbou was born in 1971 in Athens, where she grew up. After that, she studied photography at the private photography school Dimitrios Hliveros, in 1998. In 1999, she participated in a seminar by Nikos Oikonomopoulos (Magnum Agency), provided by the Hellenic American Union, under she subject “Objective and subjective truth in photography”. Three years after, at the same place, she took part in other seminar by Jerry Schatzberg (photographer/film director), under the sibject “Photography-Relations to cinema”.
In 2015, she went to a workshop with Jem Southam in Lisbon, at Atelier de Lisboa.
She moved to Luxembourg in 2006, and in 2012, she moved back to Lisbon.
Burning from the disruption,
you shake every structure
the eyes embrace the bear truth,
mine, before you.
Abruptly I mould myself in the drought,
dismayed by the solid beauty.
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