miniart Models was founded in 2001 a Simferopol, Ukraine. After two years of initial research and development, miniart Models released its first kit in 2003: Soviet Infantry on the March. In 2004, a new series of models of famous warriors in 1/16 scale "SERIES OF HISTORICAL FIGURES FIGURES" was launched along with the smaller scale 1/72 "SERIES OF HISTORICAL MINIATURES".
In 2006 miniart released its first kit of military vehicles in 1/35 scale, it was the Soviet tank T-70 M Early Production. Since then they have produced more and more models of tanks and military vehicles. Each of these new kits has progressively reached an increasingly high level in terms of quality, detail and realism. Today miniart is one of the most successful manufacturers in the field of military modeling.