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Born in Tquarchal, Abkhazia on January 5, 1958.


At age 14 she started to study painting at Sukhum Art College and later perfected her painting technique at Repin Institute in St. Petersburg.


After graduating in 1986 from Tbilisi Arts Academy, she was invited to work for the USSR Academy of Arts, where she experimented with almost all existing graphic arts techinques. She was admitted to the USSR Artists Union in 1988.


D.Vouba participated in a number of exhibitions. She  had  a personal  exhibition in the Central House of Artists in Moscow in March of 1992. Her paintings have been purchased for private collections in Italy, France, USA, Egypt, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, and Malta.


Her favorite genre is portraiture, but  she sees  portraiture not as a genre but rather as a method of the creative process: portrait of a man, of a flower, of a stone... Some Paintings of Diana VOUBA Homepage of Diana Vouba