Santorini Paradise Cave Houses brandname and firm is a creation of Maria Economou.
Maria Economou is a sculptor and a painter.
She was born in Athens. She studied in the School of Philosophy, University of Athens, and graduated from the department of French Literature.
She also studied the English language in the Stanton School of English, London, Diploma in Proficiency, University of Cambridge. In 1998 she enrolled in the High School of Fine Arts, Athens.
Studied painting, drawing and sculpture up to 2004 .
In 1999 she was a doctoral student in the School of Philosophy – University of Athens. Subject:“Ideological trends in France from 1950 to 1970 and associated effects on Greek artists.” 2002 – 2004 lived in Paris and studied “Aesthetics and Art Theory” in the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Beaux Arts de Paris with Professor Alain Bonfand. 2004 graduated from the High School of Fine Arts, Athens and in 2005 she gained her doctorate in the School of Philosophy, University of Athens.
Her book, under the title “Ideological trends in France from 1950 to 1970 and associated effects on Greek artists.”, published in 2008 by LIVANIS editions, was based on her doctorate research in France and Greece.