Anastasiya attended OCAD University and graduated with BA of Fine Arts. Anastasiya has over 5 years teaching experience and began her teaching career by becoming a teacher assistant. During her studies at OCAD University, she did her internship at AGO (Art Gallery Ontario) Family Learning Centre educating with great passion.
She is very passionate about art and art education and believes that children should be encouraged to express themselves through art. In her classes students are introduced to various significant artworks, artists and art movements from past and present ,as well as variety of artistic mediums and techniques.
As a practising artist, artistic expression is a huge part of her life. Most recently her works have been displayed at OCAD Figurative show, RAW arts Awakening show, Emerging Artist Exhibition at UrbanArts Gallery, GradEX at OCAD U, Hazelton Lanes Art Festival, Kensington Market Art Fair, Mercedes Benz Experiencing Perspectives and more. Anastasiya also often participates in various cultural events around GTA, such as “100 Interventions in 1 Day” during the Eats and Beats Festival, Cultura Festival at Mel Lastman Square in North York, and Bloordale Graffiti Lane.
She is excited to bring her artistic experience to the Art N' Smart Academy where she is able to share her knowledge and to inspire your artists!