Oleg Turchin is a Moldovan artist, born in 1964.His paintings ranges from realism, surrealism to hyperrealism. He studied at the Sciusev children’s art school under the direction of V.B. Bulba. In 1981 he began his studies at the College of Fine Arts (I.E. Repin) with S. S. Babjuk and Proniaev. Later he studied fine arts at the Institute of Fine Arts under the direction of painting teachers I.I. Serbinov and V.I. Kazakov.
Many of his artworks are in private collections in the United States, Italy, the Netherlands, Turkey (Bora Collection), Ukraine, Greece, Russia and the Republic of Moldova.