Born 1971 in Moscow.
Specialisation in Industrial Design at the Higher Institute of Industrial Design, Moscow. Post-graduate education in professional desig t the Academy og Modern Art, Stuttgart, and post-graduate course in Economics of Art at the Amsterdam-Maastricht Summer University. Since 1997, Chief Executive Officer at the International Department of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian. Federation. She is responsable of cooperation activities with international organizations and of drafting of policy in the field of culture and applied arts.