Yana speaks 5 languages: Russian, English, Spanish, Dutch, and Catalan.
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Yana Volkovich is a self-taught artist and photographer. She was born in Kohtla Jarve, Estonia and grew up in Saint Petersburg, Russia. She lives and works between New York and Barcelona. She has made a number of book illustrations (e.g. "999 abroad" on Amazon) and her work has been exhibited at the Russian State Museum Photo Biennale in 2016.