Olga Geoghegan (Yukhtina) was born in Ukhta, North Russia in 1965. At the age of eleven she was offered a place at the Leningrad Academy of Arts, and subsequently a place at the prestigious Leningrad Academy of Art which she entered in 1983. She worked for a short while at the Mariinsky and Maly theatres as a Stage Designer before exhibiting her work throughout Europe. In 1998 she moved to London where she has since participated in a number of group and solo exhibitions. Her work has so far been shown at over 27 exhibitions around the world.