Ksenia Simakova was born in 1992 in Samara, Russian Federation. Economist-mathematician Diploma of Samara National Research University. Graduated in photography in photographic school "Samara". The Russian Union of Art Photographers member since 2013. Researching in photography since 2003. Had couple of years practicing with analog photography process.
Photographic works mainly focused on this exactly moment of everyday life, catching spontaneous harmony of nowadays. Also Ksenia makes accent on personal character of people, making honest portraits in natural environment. She had awarded and honored in numerous photographic international and national contests, for example: Nominee Award in Photojournalism in The 2017 edition of Photogrvphy Grant; triple medalist of Delphic games of CIS countries (2017, 2015, 2013), fivefold medalist of Delphic games of Russia (2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2010); winner of The best of Russia project 2014; 1-st stage winner in Baltic Biennale of photography contest Photomania-2013 and Nikon photocontest 2014-2015.
Ksenia's works was exhibited in 20 cities in Russia, Italy, Lithuania. Works was included in more than 30 exhibitions and 11 catalogues. Nowadays working on personal projects.