Pavel Tayber was born in 1940 in Kharkov, Ukraine. He studied traditional classical painting at Kharkov Art College and received an MFA from the Ukrainian Academy of Fine Arts. A member of the Union of the Artists of the Ukraine, he became an Honored Artist of the Ukraine. Pavel Tayber has been included in Russian and Ukrainian art historical texts as an outstanding contemporary artist.
Tayber's work has been acquired by numerous museums, art galleries and indivuals in the USA, Canada, Germany, Sweden, Israel, Great Britian, France, Spain, Russia, and Ukraine.
Since 1995, Pavel Tayber has been living and working in California. He has had multiple exhibitions at the galleries of New York, San Francisco, and Palo Alto.