Soviet Ukrainian painter. Was born in 1950 in with. Revushino, Kobelyatsky district, Poltava region. He graduated from Dnepropetrovsk Art College. He graduated from the Kiev Art Institute (1978), where he studied at V. Shatalin and V. Gurin. After graduation I was engaged in teaching activities. He took part in republican, all-Union and international exhibitions (since 1976). Member of NSU (1985). Honored Art Worker of Ukraine (1992). Professor of the Department of Painting and Composition of the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture. In the artistic direction of Alexander Sheremet can be attributed to a cohort of realistic artists. In the artist’s work a still-life prevailed, although in the artist’s work there are also landscapes, portraits, thematic pictures. Easel painting of the artist amazes with its beauty and harmony, activity and expressive character. In the works of the artist is the professional skill of the composition – the balance of the masses, and colors. In different periods of creativity O. Sheremet demonstrated certain tastes in the coloristic decision and means of artistic expression, the character of the letter. At the same time, his works never lost the individual features of the artist. Lived and worked in Kiev. Master of landscape and still life. He died in 2007.