Vladimir was born in 1981 near Kyiv. His father was an art lover and a collector of local art and rare orthodox icons. Their home was full of art books and soviet magazines with perfect hand painted illustrations.
The art career of Vladimir Manzhos more known as Waone, begun in 1999. He has been painting graffiti a s a member of Ingenious Kids crew in Kyiv. In 2003 he went to the next level of public art - visual storytelling. They have been painting big surreal
murals with fantasticstories.
In 2005 Waone and Aec established an artist duo - Interesni Kazki . Their murals are full of fairy characters, fine details, smooth gradients, symbols and stories. Next 10 years duo travel a lot. Inspiring by local cultures and traditions they paint murals
expressing local flavor.