Eugenia Volodina was born September 17, 1984 in Kazan, Russia. Eugenia Volodina is a Russian model. Volodina’s modeling career began in 1998 when she attended an open call at a Russian casting agency.
Although she didn’t win, she was invited to take part in a Parisian modeling agency in 2000. Soon after, she was sent to Paris, where Volodina began to establish her career. Increased attention came in 2002 when fashion photographer Steven Meisel featured her in Italian Vogue. That same year, Volodina took part in a Gucci ad campaign alongside fellow Russian Natalia Vodianova and opened and closed the Gucci fall/winter 2002 show in Milan.