Shamil Guliev was born in 1960 in Nalchik, Kabardino-Balkaria.
In 1979 he graduated from the Almaty art school of Gogol, in 1992 – Almaty state theatre and art Institute (Kazakh national Academy of arts. Zhurgenov). Lives and works in Almaty.
1999 Creative scholarship of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
2002 3rd prize, exhibition “the Souvenir of Kazakhstan”, Centre of modern art of Soros-Almaty, Kazakhstan.
State Museum of arts. A. Kasteev, Almaty.
Directorate of art exhibitions of the Ministry of culture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty.
The presidential Palace “AK-Orda”, Astana, Kazakhstan
Atyrau Museum of arts. Sariyev, Atyrau, Kazakhstan