Anatoly Vasilyevich Lepin studied at the Moscow Secondary Art School, graduated from the Art Department of the Moscow Polygraphic Institute. Creator of the group "20 Moscow artists". Since 1974, participant of apartment exhibitions of avant-garde painting. Organizer and permanent exhibitor at Malaya Gruzinskaya, 28, and "XXI" group in Malaya Gruzinskaya, 28. About 30 solo exhibitions. The works are in museums and private collections in Russia and abroad. Artist's works are almost entirely devoted to the protection of the environment, love of nature.