Lena Zycinsky was born in 1986 in Minsk, Belarus. In 2010, she graduated from Minsk State Linguistic University with a bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature. In 2010, she graduated from the London College with an advanced professional diploma in Public Relations.
Since 2013, Lena runs 1PT Group, a group of technology companies with a strong footing in arts. In 2014 her first book of poetry in Russian and English “Notes in Travels” came out in Moscow, followed by the second collection of poetry and essays in Russian “The Poles” in 2018 as well as a kids book “Kindergarten for small letters”. She has held three solo shows in Belarus.
In the last 15 years, she lived in the UK, USA, Belarus, and Greece. Currently residing in South Carolina.