Artists

Belousov, Igor Borisovich

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Igor Borisovich Belousov was born in 1950 in the town of Michurinsk in the Tambov Region. He graduated from Ryazan Art School in 1977 and has been exhibiting his work since then. He has been a member of the Artists' Union since 1995. Belousov lives and works in Michurinsk.

Belyaev, Dmritri Vasilievich

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Dmitri Vasilevich Belyaev was born in Bortnoe, Ryazan Region, in 1921. He studied at the 1905 Art College from 1937 to 1941 and at the Repin Institute from 1946 to 1952. Active in Leningrad, he began exhibiting his works in 1952. Important shows include: 'All-Union Art Exhibition', Moscow; 1952 and 1955. 'Soviet Russia', Moscow; 1960.

Bogachev, Andrei Vladislavovich

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Andrei Bogachev was born in Murmansk in 1951. He studied at art school (for high school) in Saratov from 1961 to 1965 and at the Saratov School of Art from 1968 to 1974. He worked at the Saratov Drama Theater from 1970 to 1974, and from 1974 to 1978 he taught painting, figurative drawing and [...]

Bogacheva, Valentina Mikhailovna

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It took Valentina Bogachova 20 years and hundreds of paintings to develop her style. Her favorite still life paintings are full of different fruits, vegetables, and flowers. They focus on large splotches of color. While all the elements of the paintings are bonded together, they do not lose their individual identity. She likes to be [...]

Bogaevskaya, Olga Borisovna

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Olga Borisovna Bogaevskaya was born in Moscow in 1915. She studied at the Leningrad Arts and Crafts Tekhnikum from 1931 to 1933 and then at the Institute of Painting, Sulpture and Architecture at the Repin Academy from 1934 to 1940. Upon graduation she began exhibition, and exhibited frequently throughout her life. Her shows include the All-Union [...]

Bogdanov, Pavel Nikolaevich

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Pavel Nikolaevich Bogdanov, who is best known as a theater artist, was born in Kasyanovka, Irkutsk in 1912. He studied at Izhevsk Art Tekhnikum from 1932 to 1936. He began exhibiting in 1937 and is active in Noginsk, in the Moscow Region.

Bogomolov, Oleg

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Oleg Bogomolov was born May 6, 1962 in Sverdlovsk, Russia. He was educated at the Art School of Sverdlovsk, and later at the Repin Academy of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg. He began working as a freelance artist in St. Petersburg and in London in 1991. In 1993 he became a member of the St. [...]

Boichenko, Viktor

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Viktor Boichenko was born in the city of Krasnodon in the Lugansk Region in 1954. He graduated from the Voronezh Art College in 1980 and has been exhibiting his works since 1985. He has been a member of the Artists' Union since 1999. His works are in galleries and private collections in the United States, Finland, Germany, [...]

Bondarenko, Petr Kuzmich

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Petr Kuzmich Bondarenko was born in 1915 in Chernyanka, Kursk province. He studied at the Leningrad Institute of Communal Construction Engineers from 1935 to 1939, and later at the Leningrad Art College. He began exhibiting his works in 1950. Also a monumentalist, he lives and works in Voroshilovgrad/Lugansk, Ukraine.

Borimchuk, Mikhail Petrovich

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Mikhail Petrovich Borimchuk was born in 1926 in the city of Popelnya in the region of Volynsky, Ukraine. He studied at the Kiev Art Institute from 1947 to 1954. He began exhibiting his work in 1951. He lives and works in Kiev, Ukraine.

Borisov, Ivan Stephanovich

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Painter and graphic artist Ivan Stephanovich Borisov was born in the city of Perm, Russia, in Isayevshina Village in 1925. In 1951 he graduated from the Sverdlovsk Art College, and in 1957 he graduated from the Industry and Art Institute, named after V. I. Mukhina, in Leningrad. He began participating in exhibitions in 1957. His worked [...]

Bortnikov, Nikolai Fedorovich

Nikolai Fedorovich Bortnikov was born in Verny, Kazakhstan in 1916. He studied at the Tashkent Art College until 1936 and at the Surikov Institute of Art in Moscow until 1950. He began exhibiting his works in 1936. He was active in Simferopol, Crimea. He taught at the Simferopol Art College from 1950 to 1953. Bortnikov [...]

Bragovsky, Eduard Georgievich

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Eduard Bragovsky was born in Tbilisi, Georgia, 1923. He studied at the Vilnyus Art Institute until 1947 under Gudaitis and at the Surikov Institute of Art in Moscow from 1947 to 1953. His teachers at the Surikov included P.I. Kotov, V.V. Pochitalov, and V.K. Nechitaylo. His graduate work was entitled "Lenin on the Hunt", which [...]

Bratanyuk, Vasili Ivanovich

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Vasili Ivanovich Bratanuk was born in the Ukraine on January 6, 1964. From 1976 to 1980 he studied at the Children's Artists School in the town of Starokocmanminov, Ukraine. From 1980 to 1984 he studied under the guidance of the famous artist K. M. Lomykin in Odessa and the well-known artistn T. N. Yablonskaya in [...]

Brezhnev, Yevgeni G.

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Evgeni G. Brezhnev was born on May 29, 1941, in Voronezh. From 1960 to 1965 he studied at the Ryazan Art School. In 1966 he entered the Institute of Theater, Music, and Cinematography in Leningrad, from which he graduated in 1971. Brezhnev was the chief artist of the theaters in such cities as Voronezh, Arkangelsk, Vladikavkaz, [...]