Alexey Golovin was born in Saint Petersburg (Russia) in 1977. He studied Fine Art from 1992 - 2006 where he took his Fine Arts Degree at the Repin State Academic Art Institute of the Russian Imperial Academy of Arts (est.1757) and belongs to the acclaimed Russian-European Academic School of Art. He is a third generation direct descendant student of the world famous Masters: I. Repin, V. Serov, K. Korovin, and V. Favorskiy. They taught D. Kardovskiy, I. Grabar, A. Deineka, S. Gerasimov, renowned artists who taught Mr. Golovins professors. Golovin studied directly under A.Mylnikov, A.Bystrov, V.Pesikov and other distinguished artists and professors of Fine Art. He is a member of the Union of Russian Artists.