He currently appears on Dancing with the Stars and has toured with the Dancing with the Stars live show. He performed both on Broadway and more recently in the West End in 2009.
Artem joined Strictly Come Dancing straight from Burn the Floor in London in 2010-2013 in his first year, winning the show along with his celebrity partner Kara Tointon.
They reached the finals and became one of the runners-up, along with Susanna Reid and Kevin Clifton, losing to model Abbey Clancy.
In 2014, after competing on the eleventh series of Strictly, Chigvintsev appeared in the 18th season of Dancing with the Stars as a member of the Dance Troupe.
He and Valance made it to Week 11, the Semi-Finals, before being eliminated.
Chigvintsev's celebrity partner in the 10th series of Strictly Come Dancing was television presenter Fern Britton. His celebrity partner in the eleventh series of Strictly Come Dancing was former Coronation Street star Natalie Gumede, who played Kirsty Soames.
Chigvintsev was born at Izhevsk, Udmurt Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, RSFSR, Soviet Union.
On May 1, 2017, Kerrigan and Chigvintsev were eliminated in a double elimination along with The Bachelor star Nick Viall and Peta Murgatroyd.This marks the third season in a row where Artem and his partner have left the show in the seventh week of competition and the second season in a row where they have left as part of a double elimination.For season 26, he was partnered with Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson.In week 5, they were awarded the first 10 of the series by Alesha Dixon for their paso doble.In week 6 they were top of the leaderboard with their salsa.