Maria Fileva was born in the ancient Siberian city of Tyumen, the Russian Federation. Having moved to Astana, Kazakhstan, she has got a degree in fine arts graduating the art studio called Abris where she acquired skills of working in different art genres. This was the beginning of her career as an artist! After 3 years in Kazakhstan she moved to Moscow to live and paint there for 3,5 years. Currently she lives and works in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates.

The artist continues studying fine arts attending various master-classes. Moreover, she passes many on-line art courses and excels her artistic skills day by day. She has taken part in many art exhibitions and shows in Moscow, Astana, Torzhok and Likhoslavl, such and “The Dialogues about Love”, “The Color and the Sound”, “One Look Forward”, Letters on Wings”, “Russian Soul of Nature”, etc.

Maria is a current member of the artistic society “One Look Forward”. Her inspiration mainly comes from the nature, the beauty of a human body and folk motives. She likes to capture every slightest mood of the nature in her works and hopes that you will find them interesting too!