PAKHOMOV Alex( Painter, graphic artist, illustrator)
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Biography PAKHOMOV Alex
1900 der. Varlamovo Vologda Province. - 1973, Leningrad. He studied at the Petrograd TSUTR Baron A.P. Stieglitz (1915-18), in the Higher Art School (1919-25). Exhibitions since 1923. Published in the magazine "New Robinson Crusoe" and "Life of Art, worked as an illustrator in the Children's Publishing. In 1948-73 - head of the studio easel graphic Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. I. Repin in Leningrad. Seeks to combine the pictorial tradition of the gains of the art of the twentieth century. Favorite subject - the lives of children and the life of the Russian countryside. Works are in the State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow; RM and Apartment Museum N.A. Nekrasov, St. Petersburg, the Tambov Art Gallery; Carnegie Art Gallery, Pittsburgh, USA, etc.. domestic and foreign collections.