1967-1971 - studied in the Tolyatti pedagogical College, faculty of artistic graphics. In 1976 entered Kharkov art-industrial Institute where enrolled at the faculty of easel graphics. After graduation in 1982, he teaches at the Department of painting . Since 1994 - associate Professor, since 2005 - Professor. Participant of regional, Republican, all-Union and international exhibitions since 1981. Since 1984, Vintaev Yu. N. - member of the Union of artists of Ukraine. 2004 - Honored worker of arts of Ukraine.