Molchanova Elena was born the city of Taishet, Irkutsk region. She graduated from the Crimean art College im. Samokish. In 1981-1986. - Kharkov art-industrial Institute on a speciality "Monumental-decorative painting" (supervisor Professor A. A. Khmelnitskiy). From 1986 to 2002 worked as a monumentalist artist in the Crimean hood.Fund (mosaics, stained glass, painting). Since 1995. - member of Union of artists. Molchanova E. A. - member of the League of aquarellists of Crimea. 2001. engaged in teaching in the Crimean branch of National Academy of fine art and architecture. With 2012. - honored artist of Ukraine.