Igor was born, spent his childhood and youth in Minsk the capital of Belarus.
Later he moved to Finland, where his wife and three children live new.
In Finland, he studied professional woodcarving at the Jurvan college of arts and crafts in the class of master Oiva Kentta.
He worked as a furniture maker.
Igor has participated in many construction and restoration projects around the world:
Dharamsala, Pratistan (India), Cabella Liguria, Roma (Italy), Vienna (Austria) and others.
For him the carving became an integral part of meditation.
Teaching experience: Dharamsala school since 1996, Cabella school since 2017, NirmalArts Academy since 2017.
Now he lives in Italy.