Marilena Aligizaki (1984, Athens) inicially studied Conservation of Antiquities and Works of Art (TEI of Athens) and later Visual Arts at the Athens School of Fine Arts (ASFA). In 2014 she enrolled in the Visual Arts Postgraduate Programe of ASFA. In 2011 she studied at Art Plastic, Paris, France, while in 2015 she attended the MFA-Program, Public Art and New Artistic Strategies, Bauhaus, Germany, with a scolarship. Since 2017 she is a PhD candidate at Visual Arts of ASFA. In her work, she focuses on public art through installations, performances and video. She studies the component factors of the identity of the contemporary subject, aspiring to the highlighting of those political and social circumstances that shape the contemporary dispersed communities. She lives and works in Athens.