Born in Germany, 1992. Lives and works in Porto, Portugal.
Desirée Desmarattes graduated in Art Studies at the University Duisburg-Essen with study exchange at Marmara University Istanbul, and completed a Masters in Art and Design for the Public Space at the Fine Arts Department of the University of Porto. Her thesis was about In/visible legacies of a colonial past within public spaces of Porto. Desirée worked in contemporary art and photography galleries in Essen, Marseille & Istanbul.