18. April 2019
Artiom Shishkov was born in Minsk in 1984 and started to play violin at the age of five with Janna Kutchinskaya as his teacher and successfully debuted as a soloist with orchestra in the Belarus State Philharmony when he was eight. From 1994 until 2002 he studied at the Republic Music College and later at the Belarus State Academy of Music with Eduard Kutchinsky. In 2010-2012 he studied as a postgraduate student at the Vienna University of Music and Performing Arts with Dora Schwarzberg.
Artiom is laureate of 16 International Music Competitions, among them Queen Elisabeth International Music Competition in 2012.
Artiom Shishkov performs both as soloist and chamber musician and combining his intense concert life with giving master-classes.