Provatidou was born on February 2nd, 1978 in Thessaloniki, Greece. She studied at the Athens School of Fine Arts – ASFA (2003-2008) painting with Panos Charalambous and Zacharias Arvanitis and engraving under Vicky Tsalamata. She received the Erasmous Scholarship to study at Universitad de Barcelona, Spain (2005). Marina Provatidou has taken part in the following group exhibitions: Aeschylia, Elefsina (2004); Fairytales, Stoa tou Vivliou, Athens (2004); Angels, Stoa tou Vivliou, Athens (2005); Graphic Art Students, Universitad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (2005); Marina Provatidou / Hyon Soo Kim / Song Woo , La Bascula, Barcelona (2006); ASFA Graphic Art Students: World Day for AIDS, Horostasio Club, Athens (2007); ASFA Graphic Art Students, Attiko Metro, Athens (2007); Gypsies, Technopolis, Athens (2008); Homage to Eggonopoulos, Attico Metro, Athens (2007); Triennial of Lefkada, Lefkada Island (2008); and Brassσ, Romania (2008); This Time Let Us Not Forget…, Pyrgos – Larissa – Elassona – Volo – Nafpaktos – Athens (2008).CheapArt 2008-2009.Attiko Metro Biennale (2008).Genoctonia ton Pontion Athens Gazi (2009). Cheap art Galery Antonopoulou 2009 The human form in Art,gazi 2009.