Flegontov Dmitry Yurievich was born in 1957 in Leningrad. 1971-74 studied at the Children's Art School under the teacher N. Pyatakhin. 1974 entered the graphic arts faculty of St. Herzen. In 1983 he made his debut at the Leningrad Youth Exhibition of the Union of Artists, where he was noted and admitted to the Youth Department of the Union of Artists of the USSR. 1987-1990 he worked in the Youth Creative Workshop at the Union of Artists under the direction of B. F. Zagonek. And in 1990 he was admitted to the Union of Artists of Russia.
Works are in the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, in the Leningrad and Russian directorates of exhibitions, in Rosizopropaganda, in the Museum of Local Lore of the city of Zaraysk, in the museum-estate of I. Severyanin in Vologda, in the collection of the RIK company, as well as in private collections in Russia, the USA, England, France , Holland, Poland, Finland.