Oleg Zhivetin was born in 1964 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Completing his Fine Arts Degree in 1988 and his Master of Fine Arts Degree in 1990 in Painting and Monumental Art. He attended the Moscow Academy of Fine Art at the age of 15 and earned with honors his first Fine Arts Degree in 1982.
Prior to his arrival in the United Stated Oleg installed monumental works of art in his native Russia.
Oleg's paintings are sold throughout the United States and Europe.