Yelena Bryksenkova

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19, 1988
Saint Petersburg, Russia
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Illustrator who is famous for her work in small pen and acrylic work utilizing the gouache technique. She has gained massive popularity for working with a list of high profile brands and to her ybryksenkova Instagram account for showcasing her work. 

Before Fame

She earned her BFA in illustration from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2010. She also studied at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in the Czech Republic. 


She has seen her Instagram account grow to boast more than 50,000 followers. She has worked with Harper Collins, ESPN, and The New York Times as a freelance illustrator.  

Family Life

While born in Saint Petersburg, Russia, she grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. 

Associated With

She and Jordi Labanda are both famous illustrators known for their gouache work.