Vitaly Fedorovich Korobov was born in 1937 in Rostov-on-Don (Russia). Korobov studied at the Rostov-on-Don Art Institute and continued his training at the Repin Art Institute. He has been teaching at the Pedagogical University of Rostov. 40 artworks are in the Rostov Regional Museum of Fine Arts and in some other museums of the region. His works are part of the private collections in France, Germany, Russia and the USA.
Member of the Union of Artists of the USSR (1971) and Russia. Honored Artist of Russia (2007). Honored Member of the Russian Academy of Arts.