He graduated from the Orel art College (painting Department) and Orel State University (art-graphic faculty).
Participant of numerous exhibitions. His works are in private collections in the USA, Israel, Germany. Andrew Pengacau bright, interesting artist and gifted teacher who opened the door to the world of art to many young talents.
In the artist's work is dominated by the works of realistic character (landscapes, still lifes). They are rich, colorful one-piece system and a variety of forms, crossing the boundaries of reality, becoming rather symbols of the inner self. His still-lifes painted in the manner of the old masters, they feature an unusually tangible reality. Polished wood, amber bunch of grapes, crystal wine glass, pearls, fur and metal written amazing material.
In his works, the artist shows a remarkable sense of spaciousness and perspective, the ability to create original compositional rhythm. A. Pingacheva landscapes permeated with light and filled with air. They felt the scorching heat and pleasant smells of the Crimea, salty sea breeze, poignant sadness of autumn. Particularly interesting from the artist of the city's skyline conveying the charm of narrow streets.
The art of Andrey Pingacheva connection skill of the old masters in the transfer forms with the skill of Impressionists in the transmission of light, air and colors, creating a distinctive and unique style of the artist.