Vladimir Bystrov was born in 1969 in Saint-Petersburg. He is an actor, director, artist and lecturer. His activity is directly linked to the Interstudio international studio of synthesis theater and animation. The performances created by the theatre were awarded at European theater festivals. Vladimir is a member of Zapasnoy Vykhod group of artists and participant of KУKART festival and many other events, such as Media Art Fest-2000 (Saint-Petersburg), 3rd International Festival of Experimental Art and Performance (Saint-Petersburg), 1st Kazimir Malevich Festival of Performance (Moscow) and Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art. Vladimir’s video work «22.07.2002» was shown on ARTE European channel.