Yuri Pryadko was born in 1980 in the city of Pavlograd, Ukraine. Since 2004 he has been living in the city of Kiev. From the age of 17, Yuri began to paint independently and rapidly improved his skills. Since 2000, the artist's works have taken part in competitions and have been exhibited at a number of city, regional and foreign exhibitions. One could list all his achievements, but his amazing landscape and seascapes, as well as portraits that accurately convey the character, speak for themselves. Yuri Pryadko's paintings have been exhibited at leading auctions in Ukraine, Russia and Europe. Numerous works of the artist are in private collections in Ukraine and abroad.