Sergey Vtorov

Vtorov Sergey was born on the 17th of November 1961 in Ufa. He got married in church. He has a son.


He has been drawing since his childhood, then studied in art school, got architectural education at Ufa state petroleum technological university, from which he graduated in 1984.

After university he worked as an industrial designer in construction departments of major Ufa plants for 4 years. He got additional education in Riga. He has a certificate of authorship on this field.

Since 1988 he has continued his work in his own production cooperative. Over the next 20 years he was engaged in various types of business.

Such rare traits of character as scrupulousness, accuracy and thoroughness drew him to corresponding occupations and good taste and talent allowed him to turn these occupations into art. The author has a good collection of paintings, he paints himself. He is a good colourist and he is especially good at graphics. He is into minor arts — netsuke, miniature sculpture, ornamental art. Now he studies healing and magic properties of minerals, their correlation with zodiac and uses this knowledge while creating jewellery.

Quite a lot of time was spent on getting knowledge about the history, culture and language of Ancient Russian and Slavonian people. Historical Slavonic heritage connected with ancient beliefs, traditions, Vedic knowledge, world outlook affect his art.


In music he prefers classic rock of the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s.
In cinematography — Federico Fellini, Andrey Tarkovsky, Georgiy Daneliya, sophisticated fantasy movies.
In literature — A. Chekhov, N. Gogol, J. R. R. Tolkien, L. Gumilev, B. Werber, S. Alexeev, A. Klizovsky, M.Bulgakov.
In art — I.Bilibin, S.Dali, N.Rerikh.