Anatoly Gaydamaka was born in 1939 in Voloskovci, Ukraine. Graduated at the Harkovska Art School. Also finished Art-Industrial College in Moscow (ex Stroganovska) for the artist-monumentalist qualification. He is the winner of the Taras Shevchenko State Prize of Ukraine. He had many solo and group exhibitions all over the world. He exhibited in Ukraine, Germany, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Italia, Japan, Kuwait, Hungary, Bulgaria, Poland, Croatia and Serbia. He was a guest of the Studio in August 1998.
Nikolai Syadristy was born in 1937 in Krakow, Ukraine. He graduated at the Arts Faculty in Krakow. He lives and works in Kiew. He had many solo and group exhibitions all over the world. He exhibited in the USSR, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, France, Bulgaria, Germany, Poland, England, Canada, Japan, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Vietnam, Spain, India and Serbia. He was a guest of the Studio in August 1998.