Shponko Grygoriy Andriyovych (1926 - 2005)
A Ukrainian artist. Born in the village of Balky, Zaporizka region. In 1953 he graduated from Kyiv Institute of Art, where he studied under the guidance of G. Melihov, S. Grygoriev, K. Trokhymenko. He worked in the fields of genre painting, landscape and still life.