Kivotos Luxury Lifestyle





Before Art comes Consulting

PROJECT MANAGEMENT                                                                             PRODUCT SOURCING & SUPPLY
DESIGN CONSULTANCY                                                                              EVENT & ART EXHIBITION ORGANIZERS
ARCHITECTURAL STUDIES                                                                         CONCIERGE SERVICES
ART CONSULTANCY                                                                                     BESPOKE RENOVATIONS



Kivotos is a contemporary luxury lifestyle solutions company specializing in development management and interior design for luxury projects. We can create awe-inspiring results for our discerning clients, both private and commercial. Most importantly Kivotos has intimate knowledge of the local and international market associated with expertise and know-how of local and international products and services and applying it into the bespoke client interior design requirements. We can provide super-prime locations for premium development. Kivotos offers complete bespoke luxury lifestyle solutions for hotels, restaurants, clubs and private residences.



We are a company with a team of strategic thinkers, designers and interactive developers engaged to influence the client’s moment of decision towards the benefit of the project. Armed with knowledge and blessed with talent, we move projects to the next level. Aspire to inspire – from creative conceptual ideas, dynamic animations to breathtaking layouts, Kivotos produces work that stands alone. Kivotos offers their internal project management capabilities for your complete project implementation. We have the capability and skills to deliver your project on time.





We love details, and deliver handmade masterpieces.

Born on 17th of January 1970 in Cyprus


mariaIn 1987 she graduated from the Acropolis Lyceum, Nicosia and in 1988 left Cyprus for her studies. She studied Fine Art in the USA winning all the annual academic scholarships, (Academic Scholarships 1988-1992) at Barton University, Wilson, NC, all the annual foreign student scholarships (Foreign Student Scholarships 1988-1992) and also winning the annual Caldwell Scholarships (1989-1992).

In 1991 she was also awarded the Bessie Massengil Art Scholarship for Best Student in the field of Fine Art at her university.

In 1991 she became a member of the Alpha Chi (AX) National Honor Scholarship Society. In the course of her studies in the USA she participated in various group exhibitions with works by students as well as by well-known artists of ceramics and painting in North Carolina, USA.


In 1992 returned to Cyprus, initially teaching under the Ministry of Education extra-curricular program, and then founded a private educational institution with primary focus on the visual arts.

In 1998, Co-founded Kivotos Luxury Lifestyle which specializes in interior design and art consultation, representing well-known luxurious brands of furniture and lighting such as Versace Home, Barovier and Toso.

In 2004, was employed by the Ministry of Education as an Art Educator and has since been teaching Art at the School for the Blind in Nicosia to students with visual impairement including blindness and with dual sensory impairment, deafness and blindness. Maria Ignatiou Shiakalli offers her professional services in theatrical performances in the field of scenography and costume design.

May 2011, she successfully exhibited her artwork at the gallery ArtPrive, Nicosia, Cyprus.

December 2012, she started cooperation with the Business Woman of the Year Awards, which was founded by Janice Ruffle and is administrated by the Cyprus Awards Schemes, by displaying her art works at their prestigious events. In addition, the artist’s paintings are chosen to be given as the main prize award for the winner.

November 2014 had a solo exhibition in Athens, Greece and became a member of Unesco club of the department of Piraeus & Islands participating in various group exhibitions, which the Unesco club is organizing in Athens and Internationally, during which she received awards from the Unesco club of the department of Piraeus & Islands.



Maria Ignatiou Shiakalli art works have been bought by private collectors, ambassadors and government officials for their residences in Cyprus, England, Greece and the USA. They are also in private collections belonging to the Royal family of Bahrain as well as in the Zambellas Art Museum, Cyprus, Art Prive Art Gallery, Cyprus and other prestigious establishments.

Fall 2015, she commenced a Master Degree in Interdisciplinary Design in order to explore conventional boundaries of various art and design disciplines in the fields of Interior Architecture, Graphic Design, Art and Design.

Her paintings are currently exhibited at Kivotos Luxury Lifestyle exclusive premises.

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Contact Us

Nicosia Showroom
20A Themistokli Dervi Avenue,
1066 Nicosia, Cyprus
Phone: +357 22658536
Mobile: +357 99327755
Skype: kivotosluxurylifestyle
WhatsApp: +357 99327755

Limassol Boutique
Olympic Residence,
353, 28th October Str.
3107, Shop No. 8
Limassol, Cyprus
Office: 9am – 6pm