Maria grew up in Madrid, but after visiting New York, she knew it was where she had to be. Since 2000, Maria made the city her home. She has a master’s degree in fashion and video photography from the School of Visual Arts in New York. Her photographs have been shown in exhibitions in galleries such as Red Hook Labs in Brooklyn and Fast Retailing Gallery. Her fashion photographs have been featured in Neo 2, a Spanish magazine. During the course of her career, she has developed a personal aesthetic that values simplicity and gorgeous light.