Vasin was born in Moscow, Russia. He has exhibited at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor and the de Young Art Center in San Francisco, as well as the Pacifica Center for the Arts. He participated in two residencies through programs at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Vasin's work has appeared in numerous publications, including New American Paintings and WIRED magazine. Last year Ted was awarded a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant.