Yuliana Paranko was born in 1990 in a small village on Black Sea in Russia. At the age 7 her family had moved to Ukraine.
She obtained MA in Journalism at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Ukraine in 2013.
In 2013-2016 she lived and worked as a journalist in Zhytomyr, Ukraine. In 2017 she moved to Kyiv where she lives and works now. For the last 3 years she works as a content manager at photostock.
She graduated with a Portrait photography course at Bird in Flight School in 2019. She was a participant with Filmswap Collective at 2nd Kyiv Photo Book International Festival in 2019. Also she participated at EXP. 20 International Festival on Experimental Photography (Barcelona, Spain) in 2020.
Her works was exhibited at online group exhibition at Photo Kyiv fair, at "Home Museum" during LagosPhoto Festival, online international group exhibition “Abstractions” curated by LoosenArt. Her works were published in Bird in Flight Magazine, Polysème Magazine, Politychna Krytyka.