Mikhail (Misha) Pertsev is a second-generation artist. He grew up in the family of artists: his mother was a pianist and his father specialized in monumental painting and portraiture.
In 2006, he graduated from Moscow’s Stroganoff University of Industrial Arts and Design with MFA in Monumental and Decorative Sculpture.
To learn bout the university :https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stroganov_Moscow_State_University_of_Arts_and_Industry
Even during his studies, Misha was doing commissioned works. His professional career as a free-lance sculptor is abundant with diverse experiences. He sculpted for theatrical productions, TV, commercials, jewelers and a chocolate factory, as well as private individuals.
After moving to Canada, his main focus remains in decorative and applied arts but now revolves more around private commissions and teaching.
To find out more about the artist, please visit his personal website www.pertsevsculpture.com