Irene Sheri was born in the city of Belgorod Dnestrovsky, Ukraine in 1968. Her diverse heritage probably makes her one of the brightest examples of a new breed of inter-cultural artists emerging from "Europe without borders."
The seeds of her career started when Irene's older brother Vasily was given a set of paints for his birthday. Irene was told NOT TO TOUCH THEM! Those paints became an object of desire for her, almost an obsession. She stole them, mixed them, painted on paper, walls, on her dress and on the bodies of her friends. She was 4 years old. Read More