The artist was born April 10, 1962, in Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine. Having chosen his path early on, he graduates in 1984 with a degree in graphic art. Gaining an awareness of his abilities still as a student, the young artist decides to specialize in easel and monumental painting. Following graduate studies, he devotes time to sharing the secrets of his trade with a younger generation of artists, while at the same time creating artworks himself. Andrey held his first exhibit in 1994. Today, he paints full-time. Using his personal technique, he creates canvases that capture lively, emotional and telling moments from the everyday lives of European cities.