Saira Keltayeva was born in 1961 in Kumishkan of Tashkent Region (Uzbekistan).
1979 – graduated from the republican Music and Art school, easel painting department
1979-1985 – studied at the Theatre and Art Institute in the department of easel painting, at professor R.A.Akhmedov’s workshop
Since 1985 she regularly participates in the republican, all-union and international exhibitions
1985-2001 – worked as a teacher in the lyceum of fine and applied arts of the Art Academy
Since 1989 she is a member of the Creative Association of Artists under the Art Academy of Uzbekistan
2001-2007 – lived and worked in Turkey (Ankara, Stambul)
Saira Keltayeva’s students are famous young artists in the republic. Most of them are studying in the universities of Uzbekistan, Russia, Ukraine, USA and Israel.
The paintings of Keltayeva are in the State museums, Art gallery of National Bank of Uzbekistan and also in private collections of Korea, China, Turkey, Germany, Holland, Italy, France and USA.
At present Saira lives and works in Tashkent.