Evgeni Vasilevich Solovev was born in Kruplyanki (Moscow region, Russia) in 1931. He studied at the Leningrad Art College and the Repin Institute. Was active in Tambov. One of the most important exhibitions were he participated was the 'Soviet Russia' in Moscow, 1960. Works of Solovev were sold at Christie's in Amsterdam.
Member of the Union of Artists of Russia (1962). Honored Artist of Russia (1997).