Cartoonist, зainter, сartoon artist, creator & illustrator
Was born on February 13, 1970. He began to draw from an early age. His family military background resulted in his education at Mozhaysky Military Air Academy between 1987 and 1992. In 1995 Andrei left the military career to become a free lance cartoon artist. Andrei’s free lance career took off in 1997 when he began working with a St Petersburg newspaper “Business St Petersburg”. Over the years Andrei cooperated with many newspapers and magazines, such as “Business St Petersburg”, “Journalism & Media Market”, “Izvestia-Petesburg”, “Evening St Petersburg”, “Publish”, “Psycologies”. This is just a short list of all the publications the artist was involved with. He is a member of a “Russian Caricature Club”, an international club “Cartoonion” and a project “Cartoonbank”. Throughout his career, Andrei frequently participated in numerous Russian and International exhibitions and competitions, as a participant, as well as an organiser and a judge. He received top awards for his creations in countries like Italy, Hungary, Turkey, Luxemburg , Denmark, China , Azerbaijan, Belgium, Poland, Portugal, Croatia, Serbia. His other talents include book illustrating and creating prints for the fashion industry. In 2012 Andrei published his first album as part of the series “Gallery of Caricature Masters”. He lives and works in St Petersburg.