Valeriy Syrov was born December 22, 1948 in Zdemirovo village, Kostroma region, former USSR.
In 1973 graduated from the graphic arts department of the N.A. Nekrasov Kostroma Pedagogical Institute.
1973-1977 - a teacher of fine arts in Magadan Region.
1977 - moved to Odessa, started exhibiting his works in the regional, republican, foreign, and annual personal exhibitions.
A member of the Union of Artists of the USSR, since 1988 - of the National Union of Artist of Ukraine.
Exhibited his works abroad: in Yugoslavia (1981), Italy (1982), Finland (1982), Japan (1991), Mexico (1996-1997).
His atworks are preserved in private collections in Ukraine and abroad as well as in museums of Kiev and Odessa.
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