Arkadiy Pavliuk was born in Kiev in 1925. He graduated from the Odessa Art College in 1951 and in 1958 he obtained his diploma from the Kharkov Art Institute. Since 1992, Pavliuk is a member of the Union of Artists of Ukraine. He participated in international exhibitions since 1993 and he had 18 solo shows in Ukraine. He is still active in Vinnitsa.