Irena Shklover was born in Moscow, Russia, in 1964. She studied fashion design in the prestigious Moscow University of Design where she specialized in fabric design and graphic arts (1982-1988). Irena has a Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts.
In 1996 Irena Shklover and her family immigrated to Canada.
The characters of her paintings are naive creatures with innocent souls and irresistible charm. They radiate joy and happy feelings into the world around us. These paintings have wonderful colours and carry very strong positive energy.
Irena Shklover now lives and works in White Rock (British Columbia) and call herself an artist-whimsicalist.
Listing last confirmed: Jun. 20, 2011