Anna Melnykova is a photographic artist born in Kharkiv, Ukraine in 1983.

Anna Melnykova studied architecture at the National Academy of Municipal Economy in Kharkov (Ukraine) and art photography at the Royal Academy of Arts (Netherlands). She has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions in Ukraine, Europe and the United States. She is the author of the book Largo devoted to the study of gender in contemporary society. For the past three years she has organized workshops and seminars throughout Europe. She is the founder of the Ukrainian Organization of Women Photographers.