Vadim Shamanov was born in 1973.
In 1997 he graduated from the Kiev Institute of Culture on the guitar.
He was engaged in concert activity.Winner of International Competition.
1998-2001 – trained in the art studio at the National Union of Artists of Ukraine.
1999 – participated in the exhibition Kremenchug Union of Artists of Ukraine.
Since 2001, he took master classes with various masters of Kiev. Participated in design projects.
2003 – Personal exhibition in gallery “Step Towards” (Kiev).
Since 2007 participates in exhibitions NSHU (Kiev).
2009 – creation of art group “Absinth reality” (with Alexander Shimbarovsky).
In March 2009 – the first exhibition of art-group in the gallery of Foundation for Promotion of Arts Development (Kiev).