Jura Shust was born in 1983 in Molodechno, Belarus. As a teenager, he organized the experimental musical group “Usplёsk”, later “IOD”. As a co-editor of the underground local art magazine, Shust studied media communications at the EHU (Vilnius, Lithuania). In 2016, Shust graduated from the highest art institute HISK (Ghent, Belgium). During the last 3 years he was actively exhibited in Belgium and other European countries. In 2016 Shust participated in the 5th Moscow Biennale for Young Art. Today his works are kept both in private and public collections in Belgium, including the collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art, S.M.A.K..