IGOR MELNYCHUK

Ukrainian artist and painter. Born on May 17th 1969 in Kotsyubinchiki village in the Ternopil region of Chertkovsky oblast.

1985-1991. Studied at the College of the Kosovo folk handicraft.

1991-1996. Studied at the National Academy of Visual Arts and Architecture of Ukraine. Сompleted the constructive workshop of landscape painting conducted by professor Zabashta V.I.  (Diploma-painting “Wedding”).

1996-1999. Graduate assistantship at the National Academy of Visual Arts and Architecture of Ukraine. Completed the constructive workshop conducted by Professor Gurin V.I. (Diploma-painting “The truth of life, or the singing of birds of paradise”)

1999.  A Master of Fine Arts. Lecturer of the Faculty of Painting and Composition and tutor of the constructive workshop of landscape painting at the National Academy of Visual Arts and Architecture of Ukraine.

2000. Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine.

2007. Was awarded the title «Merited Painter of Ukraine».

2009. Associate Professor at the Department of Painting and Composition at the National Academy of Visual Arts and Architecture of Ukraine.