Ukrainian painter, member of the Kiev section of the Union of Artists of Ukraine since 1984. Born June 28, 1950 in Kiev in the family of the famous artist Matvei Borisovich Kogan – Shats. He graduated from the Kiev State Art Institute (1974). The teacher by profession – V. Shatalin. Painter. He took part in exhibitions in Great Britain, Japan, the countries of the former USSR. The main works are “Sednev, Morning” (1975), “Tankman’s Day” (1985), “Moscow” (1991), “London, Spring” (1998). Member of NSU (1998). The works are in the collections of Russia, Great Britain, Japan, Israel, the USA.