Elena Bria (b. 1992) is a Moldovan artist based in Chisinau, Republic of Moldova. Elena Bria graduated the School of Fine Arts in Chisinau, in the class of Master Stanislav Babiuc, who taught her the basic principals of realist painting in the traditions of the old Russian school, and the Imperial Academy of Art in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. Elena is a figurative artist, painting exclusively from life. Her characters are graceful and elegant persons, surrounded by an atmosphere of beauty and beatitude. She gets inspiration from old Russian, European and American masters, such as Repin, Serov, Fechin, Sargent, Zorn and Sorolla.