Yury Vashenko


     Was born in Moscow in 1941.

  • 1963 - graduated from the MSPU (Faculty of arts and graphics) 
  • Since 1974 - a member of the Artists' Union of the USSR
  • Since 1972 - a regular participant of graphic exhibitions in Russia and abroad 
  • Collaborated with different publishing houses: "Detgiz", "The World", "The Soviet Writer", etc.
  • His most famous illustrations may be seen in "Alice in Wonderland", "Alice Through the Looking Glass" by Lewis Carroll. 
  • Was awarded with Golden medal of BIB (1987)

Works and lives in Moscow