in 31 of January 1952 in Murmansk.
In 1969 he started his work for the Moscow region Arts center
as a performing artist in the monumental shop.
He took evening courses of drawing at the State Moscow Surikov arts
Institute at that time.
In 1972-76 he is a student of the faculty of artistic graphics
of the Moscow Teachers Institute. Thanks to a famous Russian artist
E.A. Kibrik in 1976 Dmitriy Ikonnikov was transferred to the
second year of the State Moscow Surikov arts Institute.
He graduated from it in 1981.
In 1989 Dmitriy Ikonnikov took a sea trip on a fishing boat into
the Berents and the White seas. His series of works 'Life beyond the
polar circle' is full of his impressions about that trip Dmitriy Ikonnikov
illustrated books of famous Russian and foreign authors.
Since 1974 Dmitriy Ikonnikov has taken part over 100 exhibitions
in Russia and abroad; eleven of them were his personal exhibitions.
Dmitriy Ikonnikov's works are in the collections of the Purchasing Commission
of the Department of Culture of the Russian Federation, Russian Modern
Art Museum, Korea National Gallery (Seoul, South Korea), SibEcoBank,
as well as in private collections in Russia, Sweden, Denmark, Germany,
Ireland, USA, Japan, South Korea and Italy.
- Moscow Teachers Institute.
1991 - Arbat, 34 Gallery, Moscow, Russia.
1993 - Vaskerstua Gallery, Stratsborg, Norway.
1995 - Tsariza Gallery, Malmo, Sweden.
1996 - Zelenaya Piramida Gallery, Novosibirsk, Russia.
1999 - Hyundai Center, Seoul, South Korea.
1999 - San-Sege Center, Kwandgju, South Korea.
2002 - ARS LONGA Gallery, Manezh Exhibition Hall, Moscow, Russia.
2003 - Russian Academy of Arts, Moscow, Russia.
2004 - ARS LONGA and Arbat, 21 Galleries jont exhibition. Moscow,
2005 - The third art salon The Best Art Galleries, ARS LJNGA
Gallery, Moscow, Russia.