Akhmad Babaev was born in 1964 in Tashkent. His father is an academician of painting, professor Bakhtiyor Babaev. He studied at the Tashkent Theatre and Arts Institute of A.N.Ostrovsky. He combines his main creative activity with educational in the National Institute of Arts and Design named after K.Behzod. He also works in modern Uzbek cinematography as an art-director. He made films such as “Let it be the way” producer K.Kamalova, “Rider” producer Khamid Khasanov, and the film “Sogdiana” which was awarded 5 different international prizes. Married to ceramic artist Natalya Domantsevich.