Lev Bayakhchev was born September, 7, 1930 in Tbilisi. He was graduated from Tbilisi Academy of Arts in 1959. His works are kept at the Georgian State Museum of Arts, National Painting Gallery of Georgia, museums of Telavi, Sighnakhi, Batumi (Georgia), and modern art museum - Zimmerli Art Museum, New Jersey, USA. Many works are within private collections in Georgia, Russia, Israel, USA, France, Italy, Greece, Ukraine, Argentine, Germany. .