Artur started dancing at the age of 13 in Cherkassy, Ukraine. After trying different styles, Ballroom Dancing was something very attractive to him and he hasn’t stopped since then. Artur danced professionally International Ballroom and International Latin in Cherkassy, Kiev and Kharkov. With his professional dance partner Olga, they worked on Cruise Ships for the companies Color Line, Silja Line and Star Light Express as well as many other prestigious productions as the lead ballroom couple in Turkey, Finland, Norway, Russia and Ukraine. In the United States, they are finalist of the Fred Astaire Regional Dance Championship as well as other Independent Professional Dance Competitions. Artur loves American Smooth and American Rhythm as well as the passionate Argentine Tango.