Vladimir Kazanevsky was born in 1950 in Ukraine. He graduated from Kharkov State University in 1973 and Kiev Institute of Journalism Skill in 1984. His cartoons have been published in many newspapers and magazines in the world. He won more than 400 prizes in 51 countries trough international cartoon contests.
Furthermore, he held 18 personal exhibitions, gave lectures and workshops on the theory of Cartoon Art. Kazanevsky is also the author of many books such as Heads, Revelation of Elderly Cupid or Art of Modern Cartoon for instance. The most recent one is Soft Knees (2018).