Olesya Dzhurayeva was born in 1982 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Member of the National Artists’ Union since 2004. In 2006 graduated from Kyiv State Institute of Applied Arts and Design. Works as professional graphic artist since 2002. Lives and works in Kyiv. Took part in over 60 Ukrainian and International group exhibitions and had 15 solo exhibitions. Her artworks were exhibited in Ukraine, Italy, Portugal, France, USA, Poland, United Arab Emirates, Italy, Spain, Mexico, Germany, Taiwan, Indonesia, United Kingdom, Lithuania, Croatia, Brazil, Belgium, Colombia. Artworks are in the collections of Dnipropetrovs Art Museum (Ukraine); National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts (Taiwan); Cristiano Varella Memorial Foundation (Brazil); Zuckerman Museum of Art, Collection and Archive of the Southern Graphics Council International (USA); Douro Biennial Printmaking Collection (Portugal); Civic Collection of the Town of Schio (Italy); Cabinet of Drawings and Prints Academy of Fine Arts in Catania (Italy); Cluj Art Museum (Romania); Prahova County Art Museum (Romania); Art Museum of Iasi -“Moldova” National Museum (Romania); “Collection of the International Print Biennale Yerevan” (Armenia); China Print Museum (Shenzhen,South China).