Was born in Ordgonikidzeabad, Tadgisky SSR 1965. Member of the Union of Russian artists since 2001. Member of Creative Union of Artists of Russia since 2010. Member of Association of Artists of South of Russia “Koleso” (the Wheel) since 2002.
Art of Svetlana Kukueva can be described as romantic realism. Keeping live tradition of Russian realistic art she aims to capture beauty within her painting.
Contemplating and praising the beauty, deprived of daily routine and social aspects, Svetlana is inspired by love to nature, objectives and human.
2014 – awarded with Gold Medal of Creative Union of Artists of Russia for “contribution to Russian culture”.