Artists

Faenkov, Boris Fedorovich

Photo
Boris Fedorovich Faenkov was born in 1920. His professional education took place from 1939 to 1942 at Elets and Batum Art Schools. He participated in numerous shows and organized shows of artists himself. In the 1970s he was the director of the Bryansk Art Museum. In the 1980s he was the headmaster of the Bryansk Children's [...]

Fedorov, Vyacheslav Andreevich

Photo
Vyacheslav Andreevich Fedorov was born in Ivanovo-Voznesensk province in 1918. He studied at the Ivanovo Art College from 1934 to 1939, and at the Institute of Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture/Repin Institute from 1943 to 1950. He began exhibiting his works no later than 1951. Important shows include: All-Union Art Exhibition, Moscow, 1955? Soviet Russia, Moscow, 1960. Active in [...]

Fefelov, Vladimir Dmitrievich

Photo
Vladimir Dmitrievich Fefelov was born in 1939 in Vorashilovgrad (Lugansk, Ukraine). He completed five years of college studies in painting and pedagogy at the Lugansk School of Art in 1961 and has a member of the Artists' Union of Russia since 1985. He has taken part in zonal and republican exhibitions. Fefelov works extensively as a [...]

Finakov, Konstantin Yurievich

Photo
Konstantin Yurievich Finakov was born in the settlement of Mikhajlovka, Zheleznogorsk district, Kursk region, in 1973. He graduated from the Zheleznogorsk Art College in 1992. He studied at the Voronezh State Academy of Arts from 1994 to 2001. He then held the position of Dean of Faculty there from 2005 to 2006, where he [...]

Fomin, Nikita Petrovich

Photo
Nikita Petrovich Fomin was born in 1949, the son of the well-known landscape painter and Academician, Pyotr Fomin. After completing Middle Art School, Fomin studied at the Repin Institute, graduating in 1973. He graduated from Professor and Academician Andrei Mylnikov's mural painting studio in 1978. He became a member of the Russian Artists' Union in [...]

Fomin, Pyotr Timofeevich

Photo
Pyotr Timofeevich Fomin was born October 18, 1919, in the village Lediakha in the Pskov Region of the north-western part of Russia. He moved to Leningrad (now St. Petersburg) in 1931, and from 1931-1938 he received grammar and secondary artistic education in Leningrad and then taught drawing in secondary and high schools there. His teaching was [...]

Fomina, Olga Nikitaevna

Photo
Olga Nikitaevna Fomina was born to a rich heritage of St. Petersburg artists. Her mother is Irena Safronova, chair of the Art Department at the Techinilogical Institute. Her father, Nikita Fomin, is a professor at the Repin Academy of Art and a member of the four-person FoRUS Group. Her grandfather, Pyotr Fomin, who died in [...]

Frolov, Mikhail Feodorovich

Photo
Mikhail Feodorovich Frolov was born on November 1, 1922 in the village of Nelzhe in the Voronezh Region. In 1929 the Frolovs moved into Voronezh, where young Mikhail got the opportunity to study. In 1940 he entered the Voronezh Art School. He had been a student of the well-known artist Buchkury for the year when [...]

Fyasiyansky, Mikhail Alekseevich

Photo
As yet, we have no biographic information for this artist.

Galakhov, Nikolai Nikolaevich

Photo
Nikolai Nikolaevich Galakhov was born May 29, 1928 in Kazan on the Volga river. As a child, he liked to look at reproductions of the works of Levitan and Nesterov. He attended art college in Kazan from 1942 to 1947. He entered the Repin Academy in 1947 where he studied in the studios of R. Frenz, [...]

Galunov, V.

Photo
As yet, we have no biographic information for this artist.

Gelashvili, Solomon Ilich

Photo
Solomon Ilich Gelashvili was born in 1928 in the village of Kartanegi, the Borzhomi district, Zakavkazskaya Soviet Federative Socialist Republic. He studied at Tbilsi Art College until 1956 and at the Leningrad Higher School of Arts and Industry College until 1962. He became a member of the USSR Artists Union in 1970. Since 1959, he [...]

Goncharov, Boris Andreevich

Photo
Boris Andreevich Goncharov was born in Rossosh, Voronezh Region, in 1921 as the younger brother of artist Grigori Goncharov. He studied at the Saratov Art College until 1948. He began exhibiting his works in 1950. He lived and worked in Voronezh until his death in 1959.

Goncharov, Grigori Andreevich

Photo
Grigori Andreevich Goncharov was born in the town of Rossosh in the Voronezh Region in 1913. He was the older brother of Boris Andreevich Goncharov (1921-1959), another well known Russian painter. In his youth Grigori became attracted to drawing. He first studied with Aleksei Buchkuri, a pupil of Ilya Repin who headed a studio in [...]

Gorbunov, Vladimir Tikhonovich

Photo
Vladimir Tikhonovich Gorbunov was born in 1919. He studied at the 1905 Art College. He lives and works in Orekhovo-Zuevo in the Moscow Region.