He was born on May 14, 1909. In 1933 he graduated from the Kharkov Art Institute. All his creative life associated with the magazine “Perets”.
V. Glivenko illustrated many dozens of satirical books and collections.
Member of the USSR Union of Artists. Honored Art Worker of the Ukrainian SSR.
A series of “Masters of the Soviet caricature”, artists of the Ukrainian satirical magazine “Perets”, ed. Moscow, “Soviet Artist” 1983