Born in Russia, in 1965. At the age of 10, began art studies at a private art school/studio in Moscow. Continued studies at the Moscow School of Applied and Decorative Art, graduating in 1983. Studied at the Moscow Institute of Graphic Arts from 1985 to 1990, graduating with a Master of Arts degree in Graphic Design and Illustration. While at the Institute, participated in National Art Exhibitions of Young Artists. Joined Association of Russian Artists in 1989. She has done an “aliya” [immigration to Israel] in 1991, lived and worked in Jerusalem. Since 1997, lives and works in Rosh Pina.