Mykhailo Vainshtein (1940 — 1981) – Ukrainian painter and sculptor. A representative of the Sixtiers. Born in Druzhkivka, Donetsk Oblast. Studies at the Kyiv Taras Shevchenko State Art School, after which he makes an attempt to enter the Surikov Art Institute in Moscow, but he gets rejected. Studies at the Kyiv State Art Institute (workshop of Mykhailo Khmelko).
The works of Mykhailo Weinshtein are kept in the National Art Museum of Ukraine, the National Museum “Kyiv Art Gallery”, the Museum of History of Kyiv, the Museum of Sports Glory, the fine art collections of the Gradobank, the collection of the National Bank of Ukraine, the Art Museum of Princeton University (New Jersey, USA) , in other museum collections, as well as in private collections in Ukraine and abroad.