Biography of Natalia Polikarpova

Natalia Polikarpova lives and works in Belozersk, in the Vologda region of Russia. Belozersk is a small provincial town, but with a very rich history. It was founded in 862. I love my city - this is my inspiration for creativity!

Graduated from the Art School and the Faculty of Fine Arts of Cherepovets State University with Honours.

Natalia has been actively engaged in exhibition activities since 2014. She has participated in more than 30 international and regional exhibitions, including 5 solo exhibitions in Russia.

For the last 5 years Natalia has been working in the dry pastel technique. She really loves this medium. The main themes of her works are landscapes and flowers! Natalia loves experimenting with pastels, looking for new styles and techniques. She regularly conduct master classes on working with pastels for students of art schools and everyone who wants to. Natalia is actively engaged in the promotion of pastel painting in her region.