At the age of twelve, Martina Hope had a »key experience« that never left her, and finally brought her to painting years later: the scent of oil paint and turpentine in the small studio of the mother of a school friend left »a great fascination« with Martina Hope. The desire to learn to paint was aroused.
Martina Hope, born in Berlin, studied her craft with various artist in England and Spain and visited other art schools in Germany. Through her curiosity and experimentation, she faced new challenges and experiences with different techniques, means and styles, which led to completely different results in her painting.
With her pictures, Martina Hope wants to convey joy and harmony. For the artist painting is the experience with herself, colors are a phenomenon for her. With colors, canvas and brush, Martina Hope always likes to embark on the virtual journey of fantasy.