Polyakova Maria Yevgeniyivna was born on December 15, 1981 in the city of Kyiv, Ukraine. In 2000 she graduated from Taras Shevchenko DHSSh, and in 2001 she joined NAOMA. She defended her master’s degree (2007). Since 2004 she has been a member of the NSHU youth association. 2015 – Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine. Participant of various All-Ukrainian exhibitions and International plein airs.
2004 – Personal exhibition “You and I” (Kyiv, Mykola’s House Gallery, Ukraine)
2007 – Personal exhibition “Moments of Life” (Kyiv, KOLO Gallery, Ukraine)
2016 – Personal exhibition “Splash” gallery “Workshop” (Central House of Artists, Kyiv, Ukraine)
2017 – Personal exhibition “On my land” (IMO, Kyiv, Ukraine)
2021 – International online plein air “INSHE ART”
2021 – International online exhibition of graphics of the creative association of professional artists (Kharkov, Ukraine)
2021 – International online exhibition of paintings by the creative association of professional artists (Kharkov, Ukraine)
2021 – Personal exhibition “Kaleidoscope of the artist” (Museum of Contemporary Art, Chernihiv, Ukraine)
Favorite genres: portrait and figurative composition. Favorite artists: O. Murashko, T. Yablonska, T. Golembievska, F. Krychevsky, I. Repin, V. Serov, Velazquez, K. Monet and Manet. The paintings are in private collections in Ukraine, USA, Canada, Germany, Korea, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and China.