In 2021, he entered the Russian investment art rating 49ART.
He graduated from the Herzen State Pedagogical University. Faculty of Fine Arts.
Works in the following techniques: painting, drawing, video art, installation. In his artistic practice, Patrakeev strives to show fragments of life and the struggle for survival. In his works, he creates a "poetry of material and form", where classical techniques are intertwined with natural materials, such as salt, earth, milk, fire. Denis ' work is inspired by contemplative practices and philosophical teachings.
Denis Patrakeev has been actively exhibiting since 2006. The artist participated in the 6th Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, as well as in the 5th Moscow International Biennale of Young Art.