Leonid Georgiyevich Kiparisov was born in 1964 in Novosibirsk. Studied at the Leningrad electrotechnical institute (LETI) in 1981-1984. Graduated from art and graphic faculty of the Leningrad Herzen State Pedagogical Institute in 1989.
The participant of numerous exhibitions of painting in Russia and abroad.
Leonid Kiparisov's pictures are in private collections in many countries on all continents and also displayed in the State Museum of the History of St. Petersburg, the State museum of Political History of Russia (St. Petersburg), the Museum of the Press (St. Petersburg), Novosibirsk State Art Museum, in the "House of Humour and Satire" museum (Gabrovo, Bulgaria).
Member of the Union of artists of Russia.
The main direction of Leonid Kiparisov’s art is easel painting, portraits, author's design for polygraphy, a book illustration.\