Valeriy Tretyakov, Kyiv Member Since May 2010 Artist Statement Hi everybody! My name is Valeriy Tretyakov. I was born in 1954 in Kiev, Ukraine. In the past I was an aviation engineer. Now I am the head of content on a large internet project, all.biz.
I studied at the art studio in the 60’s; in 2009-2010 I studied at the some Kyiv school-studio of Photography.
My first picture was made in 1969 by camera Zorki-S, similar to the legendary Leica II. Serious interest for photography came to me in 2008 year after my trip to the United States. Now I have two hobbies - photography and travel, organically combined with each other. Shoot in various genres.
I am the prize winner Ukrainian and international photography contests, participant 30 photo salon and exhibitions. My work were exhibited at the photo salon in Slovenia, Macedonia, India, UK, Serbia, Slovakia, Argentina, USA, Hong Kong, Poland and Germany.
I am a Member of the Arts Council of Ukraine Photographers Club and PSA member since 2011.