Despina Schina was born in Athens, Greece in 1982. In 2002 she got accepted and started her studies at the Supreme School of Fine Arts of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. In 2007, Despina Schina received her Degree in Fine and Applied Arts. Despina Schina’s personal work has been displayed in a series of group art exhibitions and festivals (video animations) across Greece. In 2009 she was awarded the 3rd prize at the Young Artists Contest held at the University of Ioannina (Moni Peristeras). Despina Schina lives and works in Athens, Greece.