Pavel Meshcheryakov was born in 1964 in Penza. He was studying in the Art College named after K. Savitsky for 6 years (1982-1988). After that he was working for several years in a local television studio as an artist. The same time he began to cooperate with some galleries in Moscow and Vienna where he lived and worked. His first artworks were mainly fantastic and surrealistic. Somewhat later he started mastering the portrait genre. He also makes copies of paintings of all genres and styles.