Alikram Zakiyev was born in 1958 in Baku and graduated in 1986 University of Decorative Applies Art of Lvov (Ukraine). In 1984 participated in the exhibitions dedicated to the Victory of Soviets in Germany, Russia and Ukraine. Specializing in ceramic art he is a member of Union of Azerbaijan Artists from 1997. In 2005 he was awarded with a medal of Roma Papa for his merits in Catholic Church in Baku.A. Zakiyev also was in 2011 a laureate of the award ‘Golden Hands’.