Olja Timofeeva comes from Siberia Novosibirsk in Russia. She discovered her passion for painting very early and at the age of 11 years she had her very first solo exhibition.
As a teenager she was actively participating in numerous youth and student exhibitions all over Russia, won some youth art competitions, got different diplomas and was a scholar for several times (among them the Scholar of Ministry of Culture of Russian Federation in Moskau).
After a successful graduation of Art College and several years of studying Design at Architecture Academy in Novosibirsk she got her Bachelor and Master Degree in Interior Design at University of Applied Sciences in Mainz, Germany.
Above all she was working as a Junior Art Director for a couple of years in one creative agency in Munich.
During all this period of study and work in the field of interior and graphic design she never stopped painting. Using all her creative experiences she turned now actively on painting to explore its new sides and her own artistic language.