Katya Pushkina is a strong, confident woman with a kind heart and creative soul. She is a world famous fashion model, Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet graduate, an actress, photographer and a columnist in French ARTHOUSE magazine.
She worked with the most famous fashion designers and became a face of brands like Dolce & Gabbana, Liu Jo, Malloni, Miu-Miu, Alberta Feretti and Yves Saint Laurant among others. She appeared in major fashion magazines such as Vogue Italy, Vogue Russia, Marie-Claire, Elle, Madame Figaro, Cosmopolitan, Vanity Fair, L’Officiel and many more. Her chameleon qualities and raw natural beauty were noticed by some of the most famous photographers of our era, like: Deborah Turbeville, Steven Kleine, Giovanni Gastel, Gilles Marie Zimmerman, Antoine Verglas and many others.
After many years of being in front of the camera and learning the tricks of the photography and fashion business, Katya became a photographer herself. She already had a few personal photo exhibitions in Russia and Europe. In November 2014, she is going to present her most recent art project: a photo exhibition, done in collaboration with photographer Vanessa von Zitzevitz, on one of the biggest biggest world art stages “Pari Photo” at Grand Palais, Paris.
Katya Pushkina has also been working seriously on her acting career. She already has credits in popular Russian TV-series like: “ Streets of broken lamps”, “The Lethal Force”, “ Highway Patrol”. French feature film “L’Antiquaire”, will premiere in October 2014. Katya plays a role of a director of famous Russian Gallery who tried to buy a stolen famous painting on the Sotheby’s auction. She is also working on numerous short fashion films. Most recently she worked with a famous French Director Benjamin Seroussi. The result of their last collaboration will be presented in November at “Fashion Movie Awards” in Paris. Katya has also done numerous music videos, among many she worked recently with Russian raper Basta whose song became an official soundtrack for the movie “Amazing Spider-man 2” in 2014.
Because of her taste and style she became one of the most fashionable icons in Russia. She is constant appearance on the red carpet of the Russian film awards and the Cannes Film Festival in her unique dresses with elements of her own design and style.
Katya is official member of Russian youth organization named “NO WAR”. Also she actively participates in international charity organizations like EUROPE DONNA which fight against women’s breast cancer.
In 2013 she was nominated and won award “ 16-n sucsessful people” in Saint-Peterburg.