Viktor Volkov was born in 1941 in Nikolaev, Ukraine. Upon graduation of regular school, Volkov was selected in a nationwide competition to attend Crimea’s prestigious School of Fine Art where he subsequently confirmed his calling as a classical landscape artist. Volkov’s fine art education continued at the acclaimed Moohin’s Academy for Fine Arts in St. Petersburg from which he graduated in 1972. Viktor was a member of the All – Union Artist Association. Volkov was an active participant of most national art shows, exhibitions, and auctions: Kiev, Moscow, Bordeaux, France, and Australia. Most of his art works can be founding private collections in the former USSR territories and the USA, Great Britain, Germany, and Italy.