Valeriy Kozub was born in the village of Turji-Remety, Perechyn District, Transcarpathian Region, Ukraine on the 24-th of June, 1985. After studying in Turya-Remetivska School (from 1991 to 2001) studied at A. Erdeli Uzhgorod College of Arts in Transcarpathian Fine Arts Institute with the specialization ‘design’ and received the qualification ‘artist-designer’ (Honours Diploma). From 2005 to 2009 studied at the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture and received the Degree ‘Bachelor of Fine Arts’ (Honours Diploma). In 2011 graduated from the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture and received the Degree ‘Master of Fine Arts’ (Honours Diploma). Has got the specialization ‘artist-graphic, researcher, teacher’. In 2011 entered Post-Graduate Department. Has been working in the studio of lithography since 2010.
The participant of 14 all-Ukrainian exhibitions and 7 general ones. Was rewarded the diploma for the best work in the nomination ‘easel graphic art’ at ‘Graphic Transcarpathia 2012’, the Diploma of the Third Degree in Trienale ‘Yakutovych Graphic Art-2012’.
The First Prize Winner in the contest ‘The Best Student’s Work- the Drawing of the Academic Setting-2010’, Encouraging Prize in the contest ‘The Best Student’s Work- the Drawing of the Academic Setting-2011’.