MOSCOW.- Alexandra Catiere was born in
Minsk, Belarus. She fell in love with photograhy while studying at Minsk
linguistic university. In 2003, under the influence of her art guru,
soviet artist Yuriy Kuper, she moved to New York where she completed a
certificate program at the International Center of Photography. After
from ICP, she worked for a year in the studio of an internationally
photographer Irving Penn.