Antonova Irina — craftswomen of modern decorative and applied art. Participant of Ukrainian and international exhibitions.

Born in 1960 in Cheremkhovo, Irkutsk Oblast. Graduated from Yenakieve Technical School of Trade in the specialty of Graphic Designed.

Irina makes statuettes and volumetric pictures in a mixed technique using ceramic mass for modelling, cloth and wood. Some compositions are created based on famous literary works and films, other represents stories of Ukrainian and Russian folk.

At the present time the artist creates her works only by order. Modern themes prevail in Irina’s works.