Elena Ryazanoff was born into a family of artists and intellectuals in Moscow. She grew up in an area where museums and galleries were in abundance and and provided continuous exposure to the world of art and theatre. She was schooled in Art from an early age and holds a degree from the famous Sourikov Academy of Fine Arts in Moscow. She is currently a constant and prolific artist.

Due to her love and passion for art she has now opened the new Ryazanoff Gallery here in Albert Park, with her aim to have a boutique art studio with not only her own beautiful works but that of other artists from all over Australia and Internationally for you to come and enjoy and purchase at your leisure.