Elena Khmeleva was born in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, in 1966. In 1986, she entered the Saint-Petersburg Academy of Fine Arts. Elena tends to paint in the style of impressionism, but can easily paint in any tradition. In 1992, Elena studied for a year in the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich.
In 1994, she graduated from the Saint-Petersburg Art Academy with excellent grades. Since then, she had exposed all over England, France and Belgium.
As of now, she lives and works in France.
Sample art by Elena Khmeleva: