Pavel was born in Russia but is currently based in Montreal, Canada. He has won multiple awards including Artist of the Year by Circle foundation.
Pavel is a representational painter, oil painting mentor, podcaster and nomad. He focuses on commissioned portraiture, and figurative fine art. He has worked with Time Magazine, the Saudi Royal family, the Jordan Royal Family, and many well known entrepreneurs such as Grant Cardone. His work is found in private collections across the world. He founded the Creative Mastermind Show, a weekly podcast that empowers artists to be successful in their careers and life.