Maria Sirotkina was born in 1986 in Buguruslan, Orenburg region. Since childhood, she loved to draw, and during her school years, she attended creative studios and drawing circles. Now Maria lives and works in Samara. Her work is based on landscape motifs of Central Russia. In her work, Maria uses oil paints, mostly canvases on stretchers, but sometimes uses oil paper for more decorative landscapes. The paintings use bright colors, open juicy colors, which gives freshness to the image. Maria studied at the "Buguruslan pedagogical College" at the Art and graphic Department (BPC KGO) 2002-2007. then at the Samara Academy of culture and arts at the Department of Decorative and applied arts (SGAKI KAF. PDI) 2007 to 2010 Since 2017, the annual participant of group exhibitions in Buguruslan. He is also a member of the Union of artists of Buguruslan.