Alex Shabatinas was born in Kaunas, Lithuania. His current residence has been in New York City since 1999. Associates members: "Audubon Artist,
Inc" (New York), "Society for Art of Imagination" (London, England), "Williamsburg Art & Historical Center" (New York). He is internationally well known and his works are in the hands of
private collectors from more that twenty countries. His list of patrons include: H.R.H. Charles, the Prince of Wales; former President of the United States, Ronald Reagan and Nobel Peace Prize
recipient and final President of the U.S.S.R., Mikhail Gorbachev.
Recently, the artist successfully in Sotheby's Internet Art Auction where he sold fifty-one paintings. This was an unprecedented amount for Sotheby's.