Zhuravlev Pavel Viktorovich was born in 1968 in Minsk. In 1987 he finished Akhremchik Republican School of Arts. His teaching staff there were Davidenko L.I., Finski A.M., Borozennikov A.

Then he entered the Department of Sculpture in Belarusian Institute of Theatre and Arts. The teaching staff: Slichenko V., Artimovich A.E., Finski A.M., Slobodchikov V.I. In 1995 Zhuravlev graduated from the institute with the graduation work - "New Moon" , wich is the symbool of Belarusian Museum of Modern Art.

Zhuravlev P.V. has been a member of Belarusian Union of Artists since 2003. Since 1995 he has been participating in various exhibitions. In 1998 his first personal exhibition took place in Minsk. Later Zhuravlev took part in exhibitions in Warsaw, Krakow and other cities. Now Zhuravlev's paintings are in collections in Germany, France, Russia, Poland, and the USA.