Born in 1976, Almira Emshanova began her artistic journey in Almaty, Kazakhstan where she graduated with a BFA in textiles.
In 2007 Almira immigrated to Canada settling in Toronto, ON with her family. After moving to Vancouver in 2017, inspired by Vancouver’s Island landscape, Almira interest in art was renewed after teaching carrier. She became a member of Federation of Canadian Artist in 2021.
‘’I describe my art as a contemporary abstract and impressionist style. Through the colours , I would like to ignite thoughts that evoke emotions and personal reflections. The result I press for is a painting with love.’’