Vladimir (b.1957) started drawing at the age of four. In St Petersburg he attended the Serov Art School and received his degree in 1976 as a commercial artist. He then continued his study at the Academy of Fine Arts, the graphics department.
He artwork is known throughout Russia and Europe, his paintings are presented in a number of museum collections in the former Soviet Union and Germany, USA, UK, Finland and Sweden.
He works mainly with watercolour, his preferred medium.