Works are in the Picture gallery Krasnoarmeysk.
Born in 1948 in the village of Pie-the Irkutsk region From 1962 to 1967 he studied at the Irkutsk art school of the decorative Department at G. G. Levi and A. I. Vychugzhanina, from 1967 to 1973 - at the Moscow polygraphic Institute in the faculty of art and technical design of printed products from M. V. Basova, A. D. Goncharov, V. N. Lyakhov, O. K. Kamkina. A member of the artists Union of the USSR since 1973, laureate of the Irkutsk Komsomol them. I. Utkin (1979). In 1988, awarded the title of honored artist of the RSFSR. Awarded the Union of artists of the USSR (1979), Lenin Komsomol, Academy of the USSR (1987).Since 1976 - member of the zonal exhibition Committee "Siberia socialist". Since 1978 - member of the youth Committee of artists Union of the RSFSR. Board member of Union of artists of the RSFSR. The delegate of the IV and V congresses of artists of the RSFSR.
Participation in exhibitions:
regional - since 1967;
zonal - 1975, 1980, 1985;
Republican and all-Union (Moscow) - 1976 (Ulan-Ude, Irkutsk, Leningrad) - 1979; (Ufa) - 1984;
foreign (Norway, Oslo) - 1975; (Germany, Berlin) - 1976 (Hungary, Budapest) - 1977; (Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar) - 1977; (Poland, Krakow) - 1977; (Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Poland) - 1980 (Yugoslavia) - 1982; (Germany, Duisburg) 1982; (Sofia, Bulgaria) - 1987;
international (Yugoslavia, Ljubljana) - 1978 (Germany, Dusseldorf) - 1982; (Baden-Baden) - 1983; (USSR-Mexico), Moscow - 1984.
Laureate of the Irkutsk Komsomol them. Utkina (1979).
In 1988, awarded the title of honored artist of the RSFSR.
Awarded the Union of artists of the USSR (1979), Lenin Komsomol, Academy of the USSR (1987).
Bykov O. now or never - so raises the question of the salvation of the national culture, the artist A. Ants. Vostochno-Sibirskaya Pravda 1990. 24 Feb.