Born in Moscow in the family of the artist. The first and most important teacher is my father, animator Henry F. Shimanets. With 4 years studied drawing and painting, first in the art Studio of the Pushkin Museum. A. S. Pushkin, then at the art school № 1 im. V. Serov, he studied in the workshops of the famous Moscow artists. In 1990 he graduated from the choreographic memory of 1905, the picturesque pedagogical Department. Since 1995, a member of the Creative Union of artists of Russia. Teacher. Work in various techniques: painting, decorative sculpture, doll. Have a second degree (graduate) psychologist.