Talantbek Chekirov was born in 1971 in the former Soviet republic of Kyrgystan.
Chekirov attended the State College of Art where he acquired detailed knowledge of anatomy, graphics and composition. He completed his art education with majors in theatrical painting and constructive art. From here Talantbek Chekirov worked in the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow, taking over the artistic staging of the scenery until 1992.
Talantbek Chekirov then travelled thoughout Europe studying masterpieces that had been kept from him in the Soviet Union and honing his artistic skills. His fabulous figurative paintings are now available throughout Europe as original paitings and also widely reproduced as prints