Michael Ouzikov is an artist, architect, designer, writer. He graduated from the Yekaterinburg Art and Architectural University, with a Master’s Degree in Art and Architecture. On top of this he completed one more year doing post-graduate work at Liverpool University School of Artists and Architects, in Liverpool, England. Michael received the Award of Excellence at the 26th annual World Architecture in Perspective Exhibition in Tokyo, on February, 2011. He is a winner of the "Master" Award of the XXVII International Competition "Master class" in 2019, held under the auspices of the Academy of Arts in St.Petersburg. He has works on permanent display at the Museum of Art (RAMA), Naples, USA, Museum of Underground Art in Ekaterinburg, State Museum of Art, Irbit, History Museum of War, Shanghai Sincere Art Museum. Michael Ouzikov's paintings are found in many private collections in Europe, Canada, the United States, Japan, Argentina and China.