Outstanding artist of Ukraine Petro Zykunov was born on August 4, 1947 in the village of. I’m diving in the Zhytomyr region. In 1971 he graduated from the Kiev Art Institute (now – NAOMA), where he studied at A. Sirotenko, K. Trokhimenko, A. Plamenitsky and V. Vyrodov-Gautier, at the Department of Painting.
Petro lives in Kiev and works in the field of landscape, and genre painting. In 2006, he was awarded the title of Honored Artist of Ukraine, and in 2007 he was awarded the “Kiev” Prize. S.F. Shishko in the field of fine arts for a series of works “Temples of Ukraine”, “Zhitomir”.