in 1992 graduated from Moscow State Pedagogical University, Art faculty.

1999 - solo-exhibition 'Other Shores» gallery «Varshavka» Moscow

1999 - took part in the watercolor exhibitions "Karadag", "Light of Watercolours"

2002- took part in the exhibition "Malta through the eyes of Russians" 

that was hold by Maltese Embassy in Moscow in the Peoples Friendship House at Vozdvizhenka. Moscow

2003 - solo exhibition in the United Arab Emirats (Dubai)

2004- took part in the Art Salon in the Central House of Artists in Moscow 

2005- Solo-exhibition «Azzuro» at the «Art-Trophy» gallery

2006 - took part in the Charity Auction"Operation HOPE"

2006 - took part in the International Art Fair of the Contemporary Art 2006 in Shanghai (China)

2016

-solo exposition at the XIX Art Salon at the Central House of Artists Moscow

-awarded by Daniel Smith Prize at the International Watercolour Exhibitions at Fabriano (Italy), waterlolor displayed at International Waterlolor Museum.

-I International Watercolor Exhibition «Freedom of Self Expression» Budapest (Hungary)

-Taiwan World Watercolor Competition& Exhibition 

-International Watercolor Festival Cum Plein Air «Peace & Tranqility through watercolor» Kathmandu (Nepal)

2017 

-II Tirana Intrnational Watercolor Biennale in Albania

-II IWS India Biennale «Harmony through watercolor»

2018

-Fabriano-in Aquarello

-International Watercolour Festival of IWS Chech Republic

2015-17 took part at Moscow Printmarket «Taste of Paper»

From 1998 - Member of the International Watercolour Federation

From 2001 - Member of the International Federation of Artists & National Artist’s Union of Russia Department graphic section

2017 Associate Member of International Watercolor Society IWS Globe

Today Natalia Ushakova paints watercolors, acrylic and works in different graphic techniques.