Viktor Vladimirovich Pirogov was born in Baku, Azerbaijan in 1923. He studied in Baku Academy of Fine Arts (1947 – 1951) and graduated from the Kiev Art Institute in 1957. Participated in republican and all-Union exhibitions since 1956. He lived and worked in Vinnitsa (Ukraine) and held the position of the secretary of Vinnitsa branch of the Union of Artists since 1979.
Member of the Union of Artists of Ukraine (1967).