Kristina Mkhitaryan was born in Novorossyisk. In 2008, she graduated from the Gnesin Music College (Ruzanna Lisitsian’s class). In 2013, — from the Gnesin Russian Academy of Music.
In 2012-15 she was a member of the Young Artist Program of the Bolshoi Theatre.
Performed at Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Gran Teatre del Liceu, Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía, Vienna State Opera, Bavarian State Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Hamburg State Opera, Theater Basel, Rome Opera, Opéra National de Lorraine, Grand Théâtre de Genève, Royal Danish Opera, Dutch National Opera, Norvegian opera, Bergen Opera, Metropolitan Opera, Palm Beach Opera, Opera Australia, ROH Muscat. Took part in Glyndebourne Festival, Bergen International Festival, Peregrinos Musicales Festival, Winter International Arts Festival in Sochi.
2nd prize at the National Vocal Competition Silver Voice
1st prize at the International Student Competition Bella Voce
3rd prize at the International Singing Contest Francisco Vinas
2nd prize at the National Obukhova Singing Competition
1st proze at the Queen Sonja International Music Competition in Norway
3rd prize at the Neue Stimmen Competition in Germany
1at prize at the Viotti Competition in Vercelli
2nd prize at Plácido Domingo’s Operalia, the World Opera Competition