Primitivist painter, born in 1988 in Dushanbe.

Lives and works in Moscow. By education, an engineer-physicist, in addition to painting, works as a junior research assistant at the "Research Institute of System Research".

Painting by Valentin Shunkov borders on expressionism, possessing the simplicity of form and brightness of the palette, it conveys the surrounding reality through emotions.


In 2018 he became a laureate of the Untitled Prize competition.

Has been engaged in exhibition activities since 2015.


Selected exhibitions:

2020 "Gallery Omelchenko 5 years", Moscow, Russia


2019     "Territory", Omelcheko gallery, Moscow


2018     "Synesthesia", Gallery People, Ryazan


2017     "Parallels", Museum and Exhibition Center "Photodom", Ryazan


2017     "Dance in the Blue Garden", Workplace space, CTI "Fabrika", Moscow


2017     "New Realism". Reformation '', Gallery People, Ryazan


2017     "Untitled", Gallery People, Ryazan


2017     "Face to Face", Museum of the History of the Youth Movement, Ryazan


2015     "Urban Artist", Museum of the History of the Youth Movement, Ryazan