Namazbek Chekirov was born on February 6, 1979 in the former Soviet Republic Kirgisien. He was fascinated and inspired by paintings of cities, landscapes and nature. He especially liked those of plants and animals. Chekirov attended the State Art Academy in Kirgisien from 1997 until 2001. He has lived and worked in Germany since 2003. He has become a very popular Artist and his work is known in over 24 countries world wide. His paintings offer the observer a chance to capture the essence of time standing still. Chekirov has consistently presented his works in renowned exhibitions throughout Germany and Europe since 2002 with great success. The works on display at any given time will only represent a small insight into this highly versatile Artist's work. He has begun to explore the possibilities of expression through figurative painting.