Gala Astapova was born in 1973 in Murom, Vladimir region (Russia). She grew up in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, where she began painting in the private workshops of Baku artists Tofig Huseynov and Arif Mammadov. She continued her studies at the Suzdal art and restoration school. Work in different genres: landscape, portrait, in the style of impressionism. Many works are in private collections in London, Seattle, Baku, Madrid, Moscow, Paris, etc.
Moscow. Exhibition state exhibition hall "Vykhino" 2009 Moscow. Exhibition State exhibition hall "Na Kashirke" 2009-2010 Moscow. Exhibition.
Central house of Artists with the Peacekeeper Alliance 2009-2010 Moscow. Exhibition.
Central house of Artists "Walk of a lonely dreamer" 2010 Moscow . Moscow international art Salon " CHA-2010 Moscow. Exhibition.
Central house of Artists 15 years of publishing house "Nash Izograf" June 2010 Moscow.
Autumn light Fusion exhibition, Fusion Gallery, October 2010 Moscow. Exhibition "Memories of summer" Fusion Gallery, November 2010
Moscow.International exhibition of paintings. "Art of landscape" dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the birth of Isaak Levitan.Central house of Artists, december2010 - januar2011
Moscow international Art Salon CHA-2011 Moscow international Art Salon CHA-2012.
Moscow. Exhibition "Moscow Art Gallery"at the Embassy of Armenia. August 2020