Avdeeva Svetlana Pavlovna
Avdeeva Svetlana Pavlovna. Promgrafik. She was born on March 26, 1940 in Korolev, Moscow region. In 1969 she graduated from the Moscow polygraphic Institute. The beginning of creative work since…

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Children's art: children about the works of ciurlenis, Pollock, Magritte, Goya
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"Bavarian rose" - Empress Sissi. Ceremonial portraits, drama, life (part 2)
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Abakumov Mikhail Georgievich

Abakumov Mikhail Georgievich. Painter. Born on February 25, 1948 in Kolomna, Moscow region. In 1968 he graduated from the Moscow art and industrial school. Kalinin. In 1977 — all-Union state Institute of cinematography, art Faculty, workshop of professors I. A. Spinel, P. A. Myasnikov. In 1983 he worked in the creative workshops of the USSR Academy of arts under the direction of AP and SP Tkachev and am gritsaya. The beginning of creative work since 1975. Works in easel painting and graphics in the genres: thematic paintings, portraits, landscapes, still life. Russian Russian artist has a high culture of painting tradition, he shows genuine concern for the preservation and development of the principles of the Russian realistic art school. the coloristic gift of the artist is organically combined with the figurative structure of his paintings, filling the works with great depth and content, emotional expressiveness and a kind of melody. A master of landscape, an adherent of working from nature, he does not copy nature, but creates its unique, beautiful image. He was named “Artist of the year 2000” by the international organization “human Ecology”. Member of the Union of artists of Russia since 1980. People’s artist of Russia (2001). Academician of The international Academy of Informatization (1999). He was repeatedly elected a member of the Board of the MOOSH, a member of the Bureau of the moosh painting section, a member of the Commission on work with young artists of the MOOSH.

1987-1993-Secretary of the Board of the CX of Russia. Since 1990-member of the painting Commission of the Union of Artists of Russia – since 1993-Chairman of the art Council of the Kolomna branch of the Union of artists. Since 1994-teaches at mgahi. V. I. Surikov. Associate Professor (2001). 1990-1995-organizer of the all-Russian plein air “historical Kolomna”. 1996-1998 – organizer of the plein air “Forest side” in the Vologda region. Participant of all-Union, all-Russia, zonal, regional, municipal, international, foreign, academic, group art exhibitions, including such as the all-Union exhibition of young artists at the Academy of arts of the USSR (1977, 1979, 1981 ); the all-Union exhibition “50 years of Komsomolsk on Amur” (1982), “Youth of country” (1982), “Blue roads of the Motherland” (1979), “USSR — our Motherland” (1982), “Earth and man” (1984), “40 years of Victory” (1985), “Strana Sovetov” (1987), “On guard of achievements of socialism” (1988), “Nash Sovremennik” (1990); Republican exhibitions “Soviet Russia” (1980, 1985), “Russia” ( 1992, 1999), “on the native country” (1981 ), “the artist and time” (1987), “We build BAM” (1979), “1000 anniversary of Slavic writing and culture”, “50 years of victory” (1995), “Russian painting” (1994, 1997), “Multifaceted Russia” (international program 1994), “Image of the Motherland” (eagle, 1997), “850 anniversary of Moscow” (1997), “Harmony contrasts” (Russian Academy of arts, 1997); zonal exhibitions “Moscow region” (1980, 1984, 1990), VIII exhibition of the Central regions of Russia (1997); all-Russian exhibitions “Boldin autumn” (1999),” 3 defenders of the Fatherland dedicated ” — to the 55th anniversary of Victory in the second world war (2000),” your Name “to the 2000th anniversary of the Nativity (2000); group exhibitions of artists Association” Moskvorechye ” (1990-1993), autumn exhibitions of Moscow artists (1975-2001); foreign exhibitions in Germany, Bulgaria, Japan, Italy, Turkey, Indonesia, Switzerland; member of charity auctions SOTHEBY’s (1998, 1999, 2000). Solo exhibitions – in the exhibition halls “League” and “Ozerov’s House” in Kolomna (10), “Landscapes and temples” (1994), “memory of Nikolai Rubtsov” (1997). “Away from the roads “(1998),” watercolor ” (1996) and others, as well as in Zaraisk art Museum (1987). Moscow (MOOSH exhibition hall, 1989). in Borovskoy picture gallery (1990), in Vyatka (Vasnetsov Museum, 1990), in Ryazan art Museum (1990), in Arzamas-16 (picture gallery. 1992), in the exhibition hall of the Union of artists in Nizhny Novgorod (1992), in Michurinsk (house Museum AV Gerasimova, 1992), in Tambov art Museum (1992), in Moscow in the Russian Academy of arts (1993, 1998), in St. Petersburg in the exhibition hall of the Academy of arts (1993), in the Moscow Kremlin (1995), in Moscow in The Opera house “Helikon” (1996), in the Central house of artists (1996, 1997, 1998), in the Obninsk art Museum (1996), in the exhibition hall of the Voronezh (1998). Main works: series “North”, “Altai”, “Great Ustyug”, “in my room light”, “clouds go”, “month of grass” “RUSSIA”, “Sun trace” “Golden rain” “Away from the roads” “Walk, shadows” Series of works dedicated to Kolomna,”3ima in the Vyshny Volochek”, “Dawn over the Moscow river” “December sun”, “Mysterious light” “Gold of Russia”, “Morning bell”, “Guards”,”last watch”,”on distant mowing”, “Christmas”, “last Watch”, “on distant mowing”, “Still life with mountain ash», August on the Beach.Works are stored in museums and galleries in Moscow and Voronezh ,Serpukhov,Ryazan,Kirovsk,Vologda,Tambov, Krasnoyarsk,Tomsk,Vyatka,Arzamas-16, Zaraysk, Kolomna, Obninsk, at the headquarters of the United States, South Korea, Italy, Spain, England, France, Poland, etc. “ was Awarded a diploma of the Academy of arts of the USSR (1975, 1987). He was awarded the gold medal of the Russian Academy of arts (1995).

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