Born in Moscow in 1995, Nicolai Troshinsky studied illustration in Madrid, and works now as a freelance artist since 2006. In 2009 he graduated from the French school of animation cinema “La Poudrière”. In 2010 started developing experimental games. His game “Loop Raccord” was selected in many international contests and festivals. In 2013 released his short animated film “Astigmatism”, which got numerous accolades. In 2022 released “Card Shark”, in cooperation with the studio Nerial. All this time he’s been speaking at events, and offering workshops and courses in many schools of illustration and animation.