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Andreth and Aegnor sketch by EKukanova Andreth and Aegnor sketch :iconekukanova:EKukanova 185 11 Duel at the steps of royal palace in Alqualonde by EKukanova Duel at the steps of royal palace in Alqualonde :iconekukanova:EKukanova 303 37 Finrod by EKukanova Finrod :iconekukanova:EKukanova 358 53 Angrod -sketch by EKukanova Angrod -sketch :iconekukanova:EKukanova 253 21 Dagor Bragollah by EKukanova Dagor Bragollah :iconekukanova:EKukanova 377 72 Wild Garden 1 by EKukanova Wild Garden 1 :iconekukanova:EKukanova 81 21 Wild Garden 2 by EKukanova Wild Garden 2 :iconekukanova:EKukanova 96 17 The last moments of Ard Gallen by EKukanova The last moments of Ard Gallen :iconekukanova:EKukanova 140 10 Aegnor- sketch by EKukanova Aegnor- sketch :iconekukanova:EKukanova 144 10 Angrod and Eldalote- sketch by EKukanova Angrod and Eldalote- sketch :iconekukanova:EKukanova 269 48 Tol-In-Gaurhot by EKukanova Tol-In-Gaurhot :iconekukanova:EKukanova 539 56 Lilac by EKukanova Lilac :iconekukanova:EKukanova 295 30 Lilac -fragment1 by EKukanova Lilac -fragment1 :iconekukanova:EKukanova 142 10 Ulmo by EKukanova Ulmo :iconekukanova:EKukanova 475 33 Aikanaro -sketch by EKukanova Aikanaro -sketch :iconekukanova:EKukanova 379 54 Helgon 2 by EKukanova Helgon 2 :iconekukanova:EKukanova 341 38


Elena Kukanova
Well hello, my fellow artists! =)
I'm totally excited for the new (for me) possibility to share some of my artworks through DA website.

A couple words about myself, I'm a professional artist from Moscow, Russia. Recently I started using Internet and got my own website, and I am taking an opportunity to enter the online artists community at DeviantART.

As you can see, I prefer classic style, but not too classic ideas.
Hope you'll enjoy it! =)

Current Residence: Moscow, Russia
Dear friends,

A while ago I have been interviewed by Russian Tolkien themed "House of Melkor" society. I'm totally thrilled, this interview is published at Tumblr, now in English )) <3
Here is the link:…




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specialized666 Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Professional General Artist
Nice gallery ;)
AshleyxBrooke Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist Photographer
Hey there! :la:

Nice art :wow:  If you're ever looking to share your work with other people, live, you should check out #ThumbHub on dAmn (Did you know we had a chat system!? A lot of people don't :( ) We get a lot of great artists popping in to share their work and it varies from Traditional art, to photography, to poetry :) Also a great place to gain more exposure for your art AND to make some new friends xx

Hope to see you there some time :heart:

AsliBayrak Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2018  Professional General Artist

Dagor Bragollah by EKukanova

:) Featured in tolkien
(July 2018)

EKukanova Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2018
Thank you for the feature! :sun:  This work devoted all my energies))
mahattie Featured By Owner May 24, 2018  New Deviant
Dear Elena Kukanova,

This morning I have received a message from a friend of mine saying: “We're at the airport... Bound to Santorini. I saw a painting by the painter Elena Kukanova... I couldn't help sending it to you... It is you!!!”

I can’t tell you my feeling when I saw it. It is hallucinating. The similarity is perfect. The personality is so me. I have done some research and couldn’t find anything about the story of this painting. None its title. It is “me” dancing in a red/green dress. Please I want to know about it. And I would love to be the owner.
One thing to know about me is that I love art and I have been buying art pieces since 2013. I would like to know more about this painting and this lady. Did you know her ?

Maha Attié
From Lebanon, Beirut
EKukanova Featured By Owner May 25, 2018
Dear Maha Attié,

I'm truly glad that my work could cause such effect! This is the best compliment for the painter! ))

Please mail me at, I'll be glad to provide you with the source images and other details. No, I do not know this lady, I just love the image.

This painting is oil on canvas, and it is for sale.

Kindest regards,
Elena Kukanova
Dagger-13 Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful gallery!  Lovely artworks :nod:
suziewinkler Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2018
CONGRATULATIONS, Elena!...  I am Honored to choose YOU as my Weekly FEATURED FAVORITE Artist...  I am a HUGE Fan of your AMAZING Paintings & Drawings... Thank You for sharing your AWESOMENESS with all of us on DA!... :hug:

     EKukanova           FAVORITE FEATURE STAMP by suziewinkler      suziewinkler 
AlexisofRadias Featured By Owner Edited Apr 1, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hello again, though resent to your art I must say that one word is not enough to describe your work. Your art is beautiful, gorgeous, stunning, dramatic, creative, breath taking, heart racing, heart stopping, blood rushing, mind blowing, passionate much life and personality, thought provoking, out of this world, artistic and above all with great talent. I would very much like to see more  Silmarillion  characters like fingolfin and his children, feanor and sons, glorfinde,l my god how has it come that you would forget glorfindel and some second age characters like celebrimbor and gil- galad. Finally the reason I have requested more portraits is I'm a cartoonist and not a great one. I have this fanfic/story in which all the elves are part fairy and I need to draw them in there wings. I print one picture and trace over it, and yet they only slightly resemble there real life counter part. Your most resent aegnor picture is most needed for my work because your work looks as real as a photograph. Do you do requests as well as commissions, I am on a tight budget and can only commission so much. I also need to know how much this will cost me. Please contact me at my page AlexisofRadias or better yet my email, and can i use a credit card instead of pay pal for I don't know how to use it. finally I just love your work and the fact that you respond to your fans. I would love to become your online friend. Please keep the stellar work, and as always much loveHeart  AlexisofRadias Here's a kiss for you, my love!       
delightedmuse Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2018
Your work is so beautiful! Your characters have so much life and personality to them :heart:
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