Viktor Marushchenko was born in Novosibirsk in 1946. Having graduated from his technical education, he was working as an engineer. Then he was working as a correspondent in the publishing house, and also worked in Switzerland. After coming back to Ukraine, Viktor was working as a correspondent for magazine “Day” and then had projects with Kuchma`s company as a personal photographer. In 2004 he founded a School of Photography in Kyiv, where he was teaching students to work not with pictures but with ideas as the arterial aspect of conceptual photography. Died in 2020 in Kyiv.