Soviet and Ukrainian painter. Member of the USSR Academy of Arts. He was born in 1924. From 1949 to 1954 he studied at the Odessa State Art College. On June 24, 1954, according to the decision of the State Qualification Commission, I.K. awarded the qualification of a teacher of drawing and drawing. Worked in the field of easel painting. The author of thematic paintings, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Member of art exhibitions since 1957. He passed away in 1968. Works by I.K. Gorovoy are represented in gallery and private collections in Ukraine and abroad.