It was the hand of God that joined a Serbian woman and a Russian man, who had come to Serbia as boy, with his parents, after the October Revolution in Russia. So, on April 19th 1939. in Uzice, they got their son Djordje - Djordje Prudnikov.
In 1946, the family moved to Belgrade. After completing his grammar school, Djordje was admitted to the Academy of Fine Arts. Few months later he left it to enroll at the Academy of Applied Arts where he graduated in the class of Professor Mihailo Petrov. During his studies Prudnikoff was rewarded several times for graphic design. Graphic (industrial) design was his preoccupation while staying in Wienna, in 1967. - Djordje Prudnikoff