Maria Krugliakova was born in St. Petersburg in 1990. In 2014 she graduated from St. Petersburg State University of Design and Technology, earning a degree in art criticism. Now Maria works as a graphic artist and an illustrator. Maria has taken part in several joint exhibitions. Her artworks were also included in the exhibitions, held by Mikhail Shemyakin Foundation in St. Petersburg and Khanty-Mansiysk. Maria contributed in a number of both Russian and international projects as an illustrator. She also took part in planning the décor of various exhibition halls and museums.