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Irina Starkova



Irina is a Russian-born British figurative painter and photographer. She produces portrait and figure paintings in oils and watercolour.

Irina studied painting at the Andriyaka Art School in Moscow between 2001-2006, and also worked with the Russian artist Boris Parkhunov. 

Irina's current project entitled “New Idols & Modern Muses” comprises a series of tongue in cheek paintings of hacked carvings with a modern twist. The project examines the leading figures of antiquity and conveys these figures in a modern context. 

She has previously taken part in the Christie's auction in Port of Monaco, London’s Commonwealth Gallery, Sydney's Tap Gallery, and has upcoming exhibition in London in March 2015.

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