Stepan Himochka was born in 1937 in a. Starokazachem Odessa area. Graduated from Odessa Art College. M.B. Grekov (1965). In 1963 he founded an art school in the city Berezovka Mykolaiv region. Then, successfully completed training at the Kiev Institute of Fine Arts - Faculty of monumental painting (1975). Member of USSR Union of Artists (1980) and Art Foundation. Exposed since 1960. Member of regional, zonal, national and foreign exhibitions. Starting from 1976 performed a number of large monumental project for Kiev, Smolensk, Togliatti, Chernobyl and other cities. In Kiev, for example, undertook a monumental painting of the subway station in Minsk. SI Himochka - was born into an artist, yet his paternal grandfather, Ivan Savich Himochka, and his father, Ivan Ivanovich Himochka, painted churches in Bessarabia, on Ukraine.Raboty artworks are in museums and private collections in Russia, Ukraine and abroad, in including in Indonesia, Sukarno, in the collection.