Vasia Markides

Astoria, Queens, NY

A Cyprus native, Vasia moved to the state of Maine at the age of nine. She received her BA in Anthropology and Studio Art from Middlebury College in 2001 and her Masters of Fine Arts from Tufts University’s School of the Museum of Fine Arts in 2008. A painter originally, Vasia turned to filmmaking in 2003 when the Turkish army slackened the checkpoints separating the north and south parts of Cyprus. Her 2008 short documentary, "Hidden in the Sand" has screened in various national...

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