Irina Pistsov was born and raised in Siberia, where a strange mixture of old-fashioned tradition, raw nature, and modernization forces one to exercise awareness of the past, consciousness about the present, and a focus on the future. Irina studied Fine Arts as well as Economics and Management in Omsk, Russia. She is now a junior majoring in Graphic Design at the School of Visual Arts. You can see her work or just say hi at