In 2000 Mr. Smolin graduated from Krasnoyarsk State Technical University, Mechanical and Technological faculty with the Degree in engineering.
In 2001 he worked as an assistant lecturer at the Department of Materials-handling vehicles and robots of Oil, gas and Technological machines Faculty, Krasnoyarsk State Technical University.
In 2005 defended a PhD thesis in Philosophy on «Surrealism as the quintessence of the reality and superreality».
From 2005 to 2007 he worked as an assistant at the Department of Ethics, Aesthetics, and Culture, Krasnoyarsk State Technical University.
From 2007 to 2011 he worked as an associate professor at the Department of IT in creative and cultural industries, Humanities Institute of Siberian Federal University.
Mr. Smolin teaches the following courses:
- Autodesk Autocad Program Work
- Interaction Design
- IT in Museums educational activities
His research interests are IT technology, philosophy, art, history, architecture, archeology, and design.