An accomplished fine artist, Yelena Tylkina was born in 1965 in Belarus, Eastern Europe. Now lives and works in New York City. Yelena Tylkina has won over a dozen awards and honors for her contribution to the art world nationally and internationally and her work is included in many private and corporate collections all over the globe. To date, she has had eight solo, sixteen museum, and about fifty group exhibitions. She has also appear on several television and radio programs in USA and Europe and her work has been the subject of focus in over thirty articles in art magazines and newspapers, such as the “Noticias de Arte”, “Manhattan Art International”, “Russian Bazaar”, “Metro”, “Forward”’ “Evening New York”, “Jewish World”, “Hellas News”, TV RUS, ARU.TV, Vanity Fair, New York Times and others. Her wide range of work includes styles as diverse as Figurative Symbolism, Surrealism, Imaginary Realism, Graffiti and Erotica.