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 Belarusian Union of designers and Belarusian art popularizer, founder at Chrysalis Mag — Belarusian Contemporary Art Magazine.

Nadzeya is inspired to work with design-focused organizations to create editorial art, website graphics, posters, portraits, app visuals, covers and characters — any kind of illustrations. 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.

Education

2005-2011 BFA from Graphics Department of the Belarusian State Academy of Arts / Minsk, Belarus
2008 Grafikens Hus / Mariefred, Sweden
2002-2005 State College of Arts / Minsk, Belarus

Career & Experience

since 2020 Chrysalis Mag / Principal designer, Curator
since 2018 proekt.media / Illustrator
2016-2018 Republic | Slon / Illustrator
since 2015 Nadzeya Makeyeva Illustration Studio / Founder, Illustrator
2015-2016 Tatler Russia / Illustrator
2012-2015 Red Graphic / Illustrator, UI Designer
2011-2012 Cubincup Animation Studio / Concept-artist, Designer
since 2011 БОЛЬШОЙ / Illustrator
2010-2011 Eligame / Concept-artist
2009-2012 Graffiti Club / Designer

Clients & Agencies

Forbes, Tatler, Volkswagen, SKOLKOVO, Interscope Records, Republic | Slon, Havas Paris | Havas 360, A1, Hugo & Marie, Nestle, Coca-Cola, Danone, Nivea, Lenovo, Salle Privée, Lays, Doner King, БОЛЬШОЙ, Кассиопея, Петля Пристрастия, NIZKIZ, Ana Zhdanova, Mark Formelle, Валентин Стрыкало, Goodbye June, proekt.media, Super Seducer, Richard La Ruina, Nagorny Models, Life:), KYKY, Red Graphic, Bitsens, getbob, Publicis Hepta, The Black Buoy Project, Kiosque, Orange Label, Practica, Proxima, PRT, Fingers, Blockbuster, Utopia 60, Manufactura Coffee Shop, Rockit & more.

Publications

Mad Rabbit Travel • Concept Store →
My Merch for sale →
Chrysalis Mag • Belarusian Contemporary Art Magazine →

The Top 26 Women Designers Working Today
Cool Engraved Objects by Nadzeya Makeyeva
Dribbble Weekly Replay
Hi-Fructose Magazine Instagram
Beautiful Bizarre Magazine Instagram

10 лучших русских обложек дисков. Русский Репортер
#СПЕЦифика. Как организована работа иллюстратора в Беларуси
О музыкальных обложках «Кассиопеи» и «Петли Пристрастия»
KYKY: Как стать востребованным иллюстратором, не уезжая из Минска
Беларуcский художник иллюстрирует Repulic
Беларуcский художник рисует для российских независимых изданий
KYKY: соцсети как трамплин в карьере иллюстратора
C BFW у художницы украли 3 экспоната
Citydog. Проект «Арт-актив»: Надзея Макеева
Надзея Макеева о жизни в Сан-Франциско, Social Weekend и о самоизоляции
Беларусская иллюстраторка нарисовала серию портретов для Forbes

Ілюстратарка Надзя Макеева запусціла часопіс пра сучарт
Беларусская художница запустила онлайн журнал о современном искусстве
Художница запустила онлайн-журнал о беларусском современном искусстве

Activities & Exhibitions

March 27-April 10, 2021

Face It

group exhibition

Newman's Fine Art Gallery / San Francisco, CA

14-28 February 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

speaker

«Ў» Contemporary Art Gallery / Minsk / BY

May 2015

Own Illustration Studio

founder

Minsk / BY

December 16, 2014

Behance Portfolio Review

expert

Minsk / BY

April 2014

Belarusian Union of Designers

member

Minsk / BY

April 2011

Innovation Festival Vilnius

participator

Lietuvos technikos muziejus / Vilnius / Lithuania

July - August 2010

CHRYSALIS

personal exhibition

«Ў» Contemporary Art Gallery / Minsk / BY

September 2010

Oil Painting

group exhibition

«Ў» Contemporary Art Gallery / Minsk / BY

2010

Exhibition of Arts

group exhibition

National Library of Belarus / Minsk / BY

2008

Workshop

delegate

Grafikens Hus / Mariefred / Sweden

2008

Miniprint Exhibition

group exhibition

Grafikens Hus / Mariefred / Sweden

2007

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