Yurii Kutilov creates portraits, landscapes of Kyiv, Crimea and Chernihiv, still lifes, thematic compositions in realistic style.
The main themes of the artist's paintings are architectural monuments of Kyiv, the Cossacks. In architectural landscapes Yurii Kutilov emphasizes decorativeness and styling, deforming the proportions, in the panoramic landscapes considerable attention is paid to the sky.
1963 - Taras Shevchenko State Art School
1976 - National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture, graphic faculty, easel graphics workshop, teachers I. Selivanov, K. Trokhymenko, L. Chichkan
1983 - National Union of Artists of Ukraine
1976 - "The Youth of the Country", Kyiv
1976 - "The Youth of the Country", Moscow
1977 - "Exhibition of diplomas", Vilnius
1981 - "VII Exhibition of prints"
1980 - "The Donbass Industrial"
1982 - "1500 anniversary of Kyiv"
The paintings of Yurii Kutilov are in the National Museum of Fine Arts of Ukraine and in private collections in many countries of the world, in particular Canada, the United States of America, France and Finland.