Marina Dimo is a graphic designer and illustrator, born in Athens. While young she attended painting classes held by artist Daphne Lianantonakis. She studied at Vakalo School of Art& Design (BA) in Athens and later on at Middlesex University of London, where she took her Master Degree (MA) on Experimental Typography and Innovative Graphic design.
She initiated her career working for Greek magazines, but soon she moved to Italy where she started working for graphic design agencies specializing in logos, illustration and print design.
She is now living mainly in Athens, collaborating with various agencies and individuals in Greece, Italy and Switzerland, in the fields of corporate identity, print design, children’s books and set design.
She has illustrated children’s books in Greece and abroad and she has participated in various exhibitions and events mainly in Italy, Spain and Greece.
October 2018 (Athens): Participation with original illustration at the exhibition “And then came the Trees“ Exhibition held from 04-06 October at the TAF/ the art foundation, Athens 105 55. Artists participating have decided to donate their work to "Lirio Pediko Idrima” and “Médecins du Monde".
Dicember 2012 (Rome): Participation with 14 paintings- illustrations at the exhibition of 24 illustrators from Italy: “Minoreugualle ≤50” . Exhibition held from 07-08 Dicember 2012, at Granma, Rome
June 2011 (Athens): Painting for the exhibition "TO SPITI-house." Exhibition organized by the Cultural Center Rehabilitation-Detoxification "DIAVASI" held June 8 - 19, 2011 in Technopolis, Athens. Artists participating in the show have decided to donate their work to the center "DIAVASI".
February 2010 (Rome): Installation with work "Life on Mars". Show with performances held on February 25, 2010
at Riunione di Condomio, Roma.
June 2009 (Athens): Installation at "Athens Fringe Festival 2009", creating the project "IN> OUT". Exhibition held from 06 - 12 June 2009, at Technopolis, Athens.
June 2007 (Perugia): Installation at the "Open Cellars" opening, Sai Agricola. Exhibition of works held on June 8, 2007, at Colpetrone winery, Gualdo Cattaneo.
December 2006 (Spagna): Finalist at the "Francisco Mantecón International Advertising Poster Competition". Exhibition of works held from
15 - 21 December 2006 ,at Vigo Spain
June 2006 (Roma): Participation at the competition "MArteGRAlive". Exhibition of works held from 06 -16June 2006 “MArteLive”, at L'Alpheus, Rome.
May 2005 (Cassino): Participation with two artist's books in the exhibition "4th BIENNIALLE OF ARTIST'S BOOKS, CITTA’ DI CASSINO”. Exhibition held on October 15, 2005 in Cassino