Argyrokastriti Marily

Argyrokastriti Marily

Member of the Art & Science Research Group

PhD Student, Department of Audio and Visual Arts, Ionian University.

Marily Argyrokastriti was born in Corfu, Greece in 1973 and got in 1997 a degree in painting from the Academy of Fine Arts, Brera in Milan, Italy. She is a candidate at the Department of Audio & Visual Arts of the Ionian University and her academic research, focuses on the subject of the Identity and the Body in Internet art. Since 2001 she has been teaching drawing, painting, history of the art and applied arts in the secondary education and from 2005 up until to 2016 she tought drawing and painting at the Department of Audio & Visual Arts of the Ionian University. From 1996 up to 2001 she was the publisher of the local history and culture magazine EXIT in Corfu and from 1991 untill 2003 she was secretary of the METEIKASMA cinema club. She is the author of numerous articles on art and culture for various newspapers, magazines and art blogs on subjects of culture and gender. She is also very active in the social media that constitute a further stimuli for her artistic and academic research.

PhD research topic:

"Identity and Body in Internet Art: Bridging Logo/Keimeno with Eikona/Soma"

Supervising Committee: Dalila Honorato (Supervisor), Ioannis Zannos and Andreas Giannakoulopoulos (Members).