Iya Beksheneva is a 22-years-old self-portrait photographer based in Semey, Kazakhstan. Passionated by taking pictures Iya has graduated from the faculty of photography of IGUMO, Moscow.
She has discovered a self-portrait genre in 2014 and still continues to develop it. Makeup, fx makeup, costumes are done by herself, down to every last detail. In the world of photography Iya can be who she wants to. So her aim is creating characters inspired by legends, mythology and her own fantasies paying more attention to the aesthetic part. She found self-actualize and freedom herein.