M.F.A from the The Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw.
She has been a member of the SOHO20 Gallery for four years, where she had two solo exhibitions and she took part in gallery member's group exhibitions. Maria Sochaniewicz is also a member of the Union of Polish Artists, Poland (since 1975).
She has had over 20 solo exhibitions and has exhibited her work in several group shows in New York, Philadelphia, Milwaukee, Mexico City, Berlin, Hamburg, Prague, Budapest and Warsaw.
Her works are represented in many private collections in Europe: England, Sweden, France, Germany, Belgium, Poland, and in the USA, Canada, Israel and Guatemala.