Yelena Mirchevskaya was born in Moscow and raised in Brooklyn. The strange mix of identities constantly inspires her art and professional work. Her drawings and paintings often focus on nostalgic characters and scenes from the former Soviet Union.
Yelena received her BFA from Parsons School of Design, majoring in Communication Design and Technology, with a focus on motion graphics. In her professional work, she is a Creative Director for video in tech and advertising. She often includes hand-drawn storyboards in her concepts.
Most recently, Yelena's work has focused on incorporating ink, watercolors, and pastels.
Follow her latest drawings on her Instagram @yelenamirch.