Nadzeya Makeyeva

Nadzeya Makeyeva is a multi-disciplinary illustration artist from Minsk, Belarus, who lives and works in San Francisco, CA. She's a member of the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, the Belarusian Union of Designers, and ArtSpan’s SF artist community.

Nadzeya is inspired to work with design-focused organizations & publishers to create editorial art, posters & key art for movies, portraits & character designs, covers, app visuals & website graphics — any kind of illustration. She would love to work on project or long-term basis. She's always open to commissions & collaborations so please feel free to contact her anytime.


2005-2011 — Belarusian National Academy of Arts / Graphic Arts / Minsk, Belarus
2008 — Grafikens Hus / Printmaking / Mariefred, Sweden
2002-2005 — State College of Arts / Decorative Arts / Minsk, Belarus

Selected Clients

Forbes, Entertainment Weekly, Quanta Magazine, Tatler, Simons Foundation, L’Oréal, Volkswagen, Interscope Records, Pureology, A1, Salle Privée, Wondery, WPP, Havas, Superunion, Hugo & Marie, The Black Buoy Project, Generation Why, Nestle, Coca-Cola, Danone, Nivea, Lenovo, Lays, Goodbye June, Super Seducer, Richard La Ruina, Bitsens, Publicis Hepta, Untitled Future, etc.

Activities & Exhibitions

February 5, 2023

ArtSpan’s SF Artist Community


San Francisco, CA

2023 / Upcoming

Illustration West 61

The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles 61th Annual Illustration Competition and Exhibition, accepted artist

Los Angeles, CA

July 1 - 31, 2022

Kingdom Animalia 2022

group exhibition

International online event

March 7, 2022

The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles


Los Angeles, CA


Illustration West 60

The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles 60th Annual Illustration Competition and Exhibition / Accepted artist

Los Angeles, CA

November 20 - December 18, 2021

‘VICES’ National Juried Exhibition

group exhibition

Arc Gallery / San Francisco, CA

September 9 - 24, 2021

Künstler: innen für Demokratie in Belarus

group exhibition

Museum Folkwang / Essen, Germany

August 9 - 30, 2021

Courage And Resistance in Belarus

group exhibition

Kongens Nytorv / Copenhagen, Denmark

July 12 - 18, 2021

Cabinet of Curiosities

solo exhibition

Newman’s Fine Art Gallery / San Francisco, CA

March 27 - April 10, 2021

Face It

group exhibition

Newman's Fine Art Gallery / San Francisco, CA

February 14 - 28, 2021

Expired. Belarus art of resistant

group exhibition

Ultra Super New Gallery / Tokyo, Japan

October 10, 2020

Long Live Belarus!

pop-up art exhibition

Harry Bridges Plaza (Embarcadero) / San Francisco, CA

May 11, 2019

Chrysalis Mag

founder at Belarusian Contemporary Art Magazine

Minsk / BY

September 2018

Creative Mornings


«Ў» Contemporary Art Gallery / Minsk / BY

May 2015

Own Illustration Studio


Minsk / BY

December 16, 2014

Behance Portfolio Review


Minsk / BY

April 2014

Belarusian Union of Designers


Minsk / BY

April 2011

Innovation Festival Vilnius


Lietuvos technikos muziejus / Vilnius / Lithuania

July - August 2010


personal exhibition

«Ў» Contemporary Art Gallery / Minsk / BY

September 2010

Oil Painting

group exhibition

«Ў» Contemporary Art Gallery / Minsk / BY


Exhibition of Arts

group exhibition

National Library of Belarus / Minsk / BY




Grafikens Hus / Mariefred / Sweden


Miniprint Exhibition

group exhibition

Grafikens Hus / Mariefred / Sweden


Exhibition of Graphics

group exhibition

Sweden University / Stockholm, Sweden

April 2007

Exhibition of Graphics

group exhibition

Dalarna Museum / Falun / Sweden

July - August 2010

Exhibition of Arts

group exhibition participator & competition winner

Victory Theatre / Goethe-Institut / Minsk / BY

2003 - 2004

Thanksgiving Auction

group exhibition & auction

San Diego, CA / USA

Thanks for cover photography Kasia Syramalot