Fotini Hamideli was born in Greece and studied art in the U.S. She is involved in teaching art lessons and collaborates with the Central Public Library of the city of Veria, organizing various events, lectures and art programs directed to children. She does graphic work designing posters, brochures and magazines and has written articles on art. Her artwork has been published in several art publications. In Greece she first exhibited in “Diagonios”, a gallery in Thessalonici, directed by Dinos Christianopoulos, a famous Greek Poet. Fotini Hamideli has been showing her work since 1978, participating in over 90 group shows in Greece,Germany,Italy,Spain and several other countries.She has had fourteen one woman shows.