Martina Roberts was born in Torbay, UK, and studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Ravenna, in Italy. She lives and works in Bologna, Italy.

Her research is mainly focused on painting and drawing, made of transparency, lightness and liquidity.The investigation into the unconscious and the human mystery has always been at the center of the work, with the body-vase of Venetian inspiration and with the theme of travel as another possibility of observation.