Elena Chertkova was born in the city of Perm. She is a member of the "Union of artists of Russia" since 2002; Director of "Children's art school №2" since 2006.
Elena belongs to a new generation of the Perm artists. A high level of education of the author, from the primary art school to artistic higher education, commitment to the classical tradition are the key to her present and future success.
People, nature, the real world is what inspires her. Her portraits, landscapes and still lifes full of live experiences. The works of the artist – poeticized reality, open to the thoughts and feelings of contemporaries.