Marina Provatidou was born on 2 February 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 with Vicky Tsalamata. She received the Erasmous Scholarship to study at Universitad de Barcelona, Spain (2005).
Marina Provatidou took 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 Brassó, Romania (2008); This Time Let Us Not Forget..., Pyrgos - Larissa - Elassona - Volo - Nafpaktos - Athens (2008); and Silent Dialogues: Multimedia Portraits Throughout Time, ACG Art Gallery, The American College of Greece, Athens (2008).
Marina Provatidou currently lives and works in Athens.