about

YELENA BRYKSENKOVA / ЕЛЕНА БРЫКСЕНКОВА

i was born in saint petersburg, russia, grew up in cleveland, and studied illustration at the maryland institute college of art in baltimore (BFA, 2010) and the academy of applied and decorative arts in prague, czech republic. now i live in new england with my imaginary pet elephant and work as a freelance illustrator and fine artist. my small pen and watercolor paintings are inspired by my love of home and the comfort of everyday objects, as well as more magical, mysterious and melancholy themes. for more information about me and my work, please visit my blog and follow on twitter and facebook for updates.

clients include: the new york times, chronicle books, real simple magazine, bust magazine, urban outfitters, american greetings, quarto group UK, metro czech republic, random house, penguin, macmillan, red cap cards, frankie magazine and anorak.

represented by magnet reps in los angeles, california. for commissions, please write to art@magnetreps.com or call (866) 390-5656.

INTERVIEWS AND PRESS
magnet reps
design*sponge
book by its cover
amelia's magazine
fish ink
buy some damn art 2011
buy some damn art 2012
necessary fiction
the black apple
lone wolf
you, me & charlie
ELLEgirl korea

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© Yelena Bryksenkova 2014
images may not be used in any form without prior written permission.