Matvey Kaif was born in Moscow in 1987. He spent his childhood in the military town Vladimir-Volynsky in Ukraine. He came back to Moscow in the middle of 90s to study lacquered miniature in college.
After his return from the army, he was speculating Matreshkas in the streets like a real pro. He is creating abstract assemblages, collages and self-print “Mimolet” for the last 5 years. He also gives a special attention to self-printed graphics.