Born in 1979 in Sevastopol, Minkova received a legal education in Moscow, later gaining the status of an advocate and actively working in legal practice. In 2012, she enrolled at the British Higher School of Art & Design on the photography course (the architectural photography studio of Yuri Palmin and the conceptual photography studio of Vladislav Yefimov). Specializes in architectural shoots and documentary
photography. Lives and works in Moscow.