Kim Tkatch was born in the Ukraine in 1963. He studied Fine Arts at the Kiev Art Institute. Although his early works depicted mystical feelings; today, his oil paintings are an enchanting weave of realism and a trademark magicl flair. There is always a warmth in his interior spaces, and his exteriors are richly saturated colours. his images are romantic and reflect an understanding of the inherent exuberance found in each of his subjects.