Antonina Petrikov was born and raised in Kazakhstan. Studied in Moscow (degree of specialist).arrived in Minsk for the allocation . Completed a course producer at International educational media center in Denmark. Worked at the Belarusian Union of cinematographers in the organizing team of the International women's festivals in the years 1995-1998 He also worked in International public Association of women "Interforum" as a Manager of cultural projects. For six years doing projects for the UN office in Belarus. In 2003-2004, he conceived and organized the international festival for children "the Crystal stork" (festival of videos created by children till 18 years). Until 2007 he was the producer of the festival in the Fund to identify and support the talents of the third Millennium. Always loved to draw, but considered it a hobby, which became a serious part of the life of the artist whose paintings are in private collections of Belarus, Russia and the UK. Britain first visited in 2003. Was so impressed with the country,its history , art and literature that it became the subject of her painting.