Born in Siberia. He graduated from the Krasnodar art school, the Studio of Nadia léger in Paris,the Russian Academy of arts in St. Petersburg, the all-Union state Institute of cinematography (VGIK) in Moscow.
Works in genres of portrait, landscape, still life and others.A special place in the works of Sergei Bocharov is easel painting in the genre of group portrait, which expresses the theme of contemporary Russia.
As the film participated in the shooting of 18 films: "Stalker", "the Trip to Wiesbaden","Fun young" and others. Professor of painting. He taught painting at the Institute of Cinematography in Italy, Austria, now in Italian academiegebouw in Rome.
His paintings are in the collections of Russian and foreign museums, private galleries and collections in Germany, Norway, Japan, Korea, France, USA, Italy.
The winner of the Grand Prix in France and in Italy. Italian prize - competition view of Venice, which is arranged for all artists of the world every 5 years. The last winner from Russia, to S. P. Bocharova, was 140 years ago Aivazovsky. As the winner of the contest, S. P. Bocharov had the right to sell a painting to the Museum of Italy for 50 thousand dollars. The artist brought her to Russia in the hope that someday she will be in the Russian Museum.
Overcoming difficulties, the Artist realizes every opportunity to show my paintings to the nation. His exhibitions were held in overcrowded halls in Moscow, Vladimir, Ryazan, Lipetsk, Rostov-on-don, Zernograd, Nizhny Novgorod, Arzamas. Lives and works in Moscow.