Honored painter of the Republic of Crimea
Pavel Shumov was born in Yalta (1964). He graduated from the art school named after F.Vasiliev in Yalta(1978),the secondary art school named after B.Ioganson of the St.Petersburg Academy of Arts of Russia named after I.Repin (1983).
He is a member of the National Union of Artist of Ukraine since 2002, a member of the International Arts Fund since 2005, a member of Union of Arts of Russia since 2014, a member of International Association of Art AIAP UNESCO.
Pavel Shumov took part in numerous international art exhibitions, pleinairs, auctions in Ukraine, Russia, Poland, Germany, England, Belgium, Lithuania, Cyprus, Montenegro, USA. His works are treasured at the Livadia Palace- Museum in Yalta, at the Lvov State Picture Gallery, at the Simferopol Art Museum, at the Sevastopol, at the Art Museum named after M.Kroshitsky, at the Museum of I. Repin in Chuguev, at the Art Museum in Chuguev. and in numerous private collections ( V. Putin, L. Kuchma, Li Pen, R.Hetzer, N.Franco, and other). Painter lives and works in Yalta.