Alexander Tunkin was born in 1986 in Melitopol. In 2006, he graduated from an art school in Stavropol (easel painting), and in 2012 - Kharkov State Academy of Design and Arts (monumental painting). Alexander is a member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine since 2012 and a member of the Union of Artists of Russia since 2015.
The artist is versatile and works in various genres, such as subject-themed and landscape paintings, portraits and still life. Alexander's paintings are distinguished by light color, based on bright, open colors. The artist’s landscapes are permeated with light and air, lighting is especially lively and believable in his canvases, which is transmitted taking into account spectacular and precisely selected details, expressive shadows and reflexes. The author often chooses simple, not catchy motifs, which, thanks to the color scheme and the skill of transmitting lighting, turns into interesting paintings. Performed at a high professional level, the paintings of Alexander Tunkim subtly convey the mood of nature and the artist himself and will not leave indifferent connoisseurs of modern painting.
Alexander is an active participant in national, regional and international exhibitions. The artist's paintings are in private collections in Russia, Ukraine and abroad.