Ukrainian painter. Alexander Vladimirovich Dmitriev was born in 1943 in the Far East. From 1959 to 1960 he studied at the art studio of N.A. Pavlyuk at the Art College. Grekova. In 1969 he graduated from the Odessa State Art College. Since 1968 he has taken part in city, regional, republican and foreign art exhibitions. From 1969-73 he lived in the city of Navoi in the Uzbek SSR. He is engaged in painting and monumental and decorative art, participant of zonal exhibitions in Samarkand and Tashkent. In 1972 – a personal exhibition in Navoi, painting. In 1974 – a personal exhibition in the city of Kirovograd, painting, graphics. From 1975-1977 – working in the Odessa Green Contest, creating a series of garden and park sculptures for the city. From 1975-1976 he participated in apartment exhibitions. Since 1977, he works at the Odessa Artistic and Industrial Combine of the Art Fund of Ukraine as a monumental artist. In 1977 – was admitted to the youth association of the USSR Academy of Arts. In 1988 he joined the Union of Artists of Ukraine. The works of A. Dmitriev are in the collections of the Odessa and Zaporozhye art museums, the Ivano-Frankivsk Museum of Modern Art, in private collections in Ukraine, Poland, the USA, Israel, Sweden, France and Germany.