Katya is a creative visual designer, multimedia artists and educator with over 10 years of professional experience in print and online design. Originally from Russia, Katya is a graduate from Rhode Island School of Design and a recipient of many design and illustration awards: "100 Best American Illustration 24", Boston University poster design competition, Ballets Russe Logo design competition and many others. She started her career in Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing group in NYC, where she created a best-seller book jacket design "Under the Tuscan Sun". Katya's clients include: Museum of Science, MIT Media Lab, WuxiNextCODE, Boston College, Houghton Mifflin Publishing, Columbia University and many others

Her work is exhibited locally and internationally. Her process is often informed by performance art.