Oleksandr Babak was born in Kyiv in 1957. He lives and works in Kyiv and in Velyky Pereviz in Poltava region.
He works in monumental and easel painting, graphics and installations.
Collections National Art Museum, Kiev National Bank of Ukraine Khmelnitsky Art Museum Private collections in Europe and America Norton George Collection (USA, New Jersey)
In 1974, Oleksandr Babak graduated from the State School of Arts, in 1984 – Kyiv State Art Institute (now – the National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture).
Since 1988, he has been a member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine.