Malova Irina Alexandrovna was born in 1969 in the town of Izhevsk. Now she resides in the town of Yuzha, Ivanovo Region.
In 1988 the artist finished the Kholui Art School where she studied under Gurylev V.M. Her Diploma work was a composition “The Kulikovo Battle”.
At present Irina Alexandrovna works at the Kholuiy Craft Workshops.
The artist paints in the style of Kholui lacquered miniature, using tempera paints.