Artem was born and raised in the city of Volzhsky, Volgograd region. He moved to Moscow in 2010 to his future wife. Before becoming a bartender I tried many professions, but the bartender's work attracted and interested most of all. Artyom began working in the casino "New York" as an assistant to the bartender. Then he changed several different bars, the last of which was the Iskra bar located at the Flacon factory design. The guests of the bar were mostly creative people, which allowed Artem to get a completely new experience and knowledge. In parallel, Averin studied at the university. In 2014, he received a diploma in "Management of an organization". At the very beginning of his journey, he participated in the Russian competition "Cocktail Club Junior Cup". He also participated in the contest, which is one of the four iconic bartenders in the world - Beefeater. Artem won the Russian tournament and represented the country at the international finals in London and entered the TOP 8. Today he works as a chef-bartender in Mercedes Bar.