Artur Ovanesyan was born on January 12, 1952, in Baku, Azerbaijan. He attended Yerevan State Art Academy in Yerevan, Armenia, from 1974 to 1979, majoring in Graphic Design with a minor in Drawing and Painting. A uniquely gifted and multitalented artist, Artur has been painting all his life. In 2000, Artur and his wife Angin moved to the United States with their three daughters. Artur has produced original fine art for more than 35 years across five countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Russia, Czech Republic, and the USA.