Artists Represented in the Collection

Source for bio information: Irina Blyumina in Realism and Socialist Realism in Ukrainian Painting of the Soviet Era, LK Maker, Kyiv, 1998; bios partially updated by Olena Martynyuk, Ph.D. candidate, Rutgers University, in 2012.

ALEKSANDROCHKIN Yuri
Born 1937 in Stalingrad (now Volgograd, Russia). Laureate of F. Rud Regional Comsomol Award. Graduated 1959 Krasnodar Art College and 1964 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Theatrical designer, painter, graphic and decorative artist. Author of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Bulgaria, Germany, France, Italy, USA, and Japan.
ANTONCHIK Mykhailo
Born 1921 in Kyiv; died 1998 in Kyiv. People's Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1950s Kyiv Art Institute.. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1949. Painter of thematic canvases, posters and portraits, executed in realistic manner with decorative elements. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
BABENKO Ivan
Born 1935 in Kyiv. Instructor at Kharkiv Urban Design Academy. Graduated 1965 Kharkiv Art College. Graduated 1971 I. Fedirov Ukrainian Printing Institute in Lviv. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine and Union of Journalists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1956. Painter and graphic artist. Author of thematic canvases, landscapes, portraits and graphic series. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Germany, Lebanon, Turkey and USA.
BILETSKY Platon
Born 1922 in Kharkiv; died 1998 in Kyiv. Doctor of Art Criticism; Corresponding Member of Ukrainian National Academy of Science; Academician of the Academy of Art of Ukraine; Professor, Ukrainian Art Academy; Laureate of Taras Shevchenko State Award of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1941 Kharkiv Art College; Graduated 1949 Kyiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits and still lifes. Author of many critical works, including Ukrainian Portrait Art of 17th and 18th Centuries, Leningrad: 1981; Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
BOHDANOV Vadim
Born 1937 in Kharkiv. Graduated 1959 Kharkiv Art College; 1965 Kharkiv Art Institute. Instructor Kharkiv Art College 1965-74. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1966.Painter of thematic canvases, portraits and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Germany, Poland, Venezuela, Lebanon, Jordan, France, USA and Japan.
BOLDIRYEVA Yevdokia
Born 1916 near Dolhintsevo, (now part of the city of Krivai Rig), Dnipropetrovsk Region. Graduated 1946 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1949. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes, and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Belgium, Great Britain, France, Canada and USA.
BONIA Grigori
Born 1918 in Poltava region; died 1989 in Kyiv. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1950 Kyiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1949. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
BUDNIKOV Volodimir
Born June 1932 in Kyiv. Distinguished Artist of Ukraine; Instructor, Ukrainian Art Academy. Graduated 1971 Kyiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1969. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Ukraine, Germany, Austria, France and USA.
CHERNUKHA Valentin
Born 1929 in Kharkiv. Died 1980 in Kharkiv. Graduated 1951 Kharkiv Art College.Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1954. Worked in painting, book graphics, interior design and monumental decorative art. Produced thematical canvases and illustrations for Ukrainian literature. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
DZEVANOVSKY Danilo
Born 1916 in Chisinau, Moldova. Worked in Kherson; died 2002 in Kherson. Studied 1939 in Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited early 1950s.Theatrical designer and painter of thematic canvases, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Bulgaria, Hungary, USA.
DUBINA Mykola
Born 1939 in Chervonoarmisk, Donetsk Region; died 1994 in Donetsk. Graduated 1972 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1973. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
FEDORCHENKO Volodimir
Born 1948 in Siavsk, Kaliningrad Region, Russia. Laureate of Lenin Comsomol Award. Graduated 1977 Simferopol Art College. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1979. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Belgium, Netherlands, Denmark, Israel, Austria, USA.
GALKIN Grigori
Born 1924 in Hermanivka Village, Kharkiv Region. Graduated 1955 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Painter, graphics and monumental artist. Author of thematic canvases and decorative interior design. Collections: Ukrainian museums.
GOLBA Volodimir
Born 1925 in Aktiubinsk, Russia. Graduated1952 Kazan Art College; graduated 1959 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1956. Specialized in poster and graphic design, decorative art and painting. Author of thematic canvases, portraits landscapes and graphic scenes depicting ancient architecture. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Israel, Germany, China, Poland and USA.
GONCHARENKO Valentina
Born 1932 in Yenakiyevo, Donetsk Region. Graduated 1953 Odessa Art College; 1955 Luhansk Art College; graduated 1963, Kyiv Art Institute. Member of Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1966. Painter of genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums.
GORBENKO Oleksi
Born 1919 in Rzhischev (now Kyiv Region). Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR; Professor. Graduated 1945 Kyiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of thematical canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Ukraine and Germany.
GRIBANOVA Tetiana
Born 1954 in Kharkiv. Graduated 1978 Kharkiv Art Institute. First exhibited 1977. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Israel, Poland, USA.
GRIGORIEV (Hryhoriev) Serhi
Born 1910 in Luhansk; died 1988 in Kyiv. People's Artist of the USSR; Acting Member of the Academy of Art of the USSR; Laureate of many state awards of the USSR; Instructor 1947-60 at Kyiv Art Institute, where he was made Professor and Director. Graduated 1926 Zaporizhia Art College; studied 1926 VKHuTeMas (Moscow's highest technical art institute); graduated 1932 Kyiv Art Institute under F. Krichevsky. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1935. Painter of genre canvases executed in critical realism style, numerous portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums, former Soviet museums, foreign museums and private collections.
GUYETSKY Semen (Simkha)
Born 1902 in Zhitomir; died 1974 in Kyiv. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1929 Kyiv Art Institute under F. Krichevsky. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1938. Painter of thematic canvases depicting historic subjects, portraits, still lifes and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian and Russian museums.
KAVSAN Dmitro
Born 1964 in Kyiv. Graduated 1990 Kyiv Art Institute. First exhibited 1987. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes, portraits and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, France, the Netherlands, Germany, Italy, USA, Israel, Australia.
KHIVRENKO Viktor
Born 1935 in Krevai Rig, Dnipropetrovsk Region; died 1992 in Zaporizhia. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1967 Krasnodar Pedagogical Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1967. Painter of genre canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Germany, Poland, France, USA.
KHMELKO, Mykhailo
Born 1919 in Kyiv; died 1996 in Kyiv. Graduated 1946, Kyiv Art Institute. Professor of Kyiv Art Institute 1948-1973. Laureate of Stalin Prize in 1948 and 1959. Important works include To the Great Russian People (1947). Leading exponent of huge compositions in the Stalinist ceremonial style. Collections: Ukrainiain and Russian museums and private collections.
KHOROSHAILO Vladislav
Born 1947 in Magnitogorsk, Russia. Graduated 1970 Odessa Pedagogical Institute (arts and graphics faculty). Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1967. Painter of thematic .canvases, portraits and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Great Britain, Israel, Germany, USA.
KIRICHENKO Olena
Born 1937 in Kyiv. Graduated 1963 Kyiv Art Institute under O. Shovkunenko. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1963. Painter, graphic artist and theatrical designer. Author of portraits, landscapes and mosaics. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
KOHAN-SHATZ Matvi
Born 1911 in Mohilov-Podilski, Vinnitsia Region; died August 25, 1989 in Kyiv. Graduated 1939 Kyiv Art Institute under O. Shovkunenko. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter, mainly of landscapes executed in a realistic manner with occasional elements of impressionism. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Italy, France, Japan.
KOLESNIK Boris
Born 1927 in Vilshane Village, Kharkiv Region. Died 1992 in Kharkiv. Graduated 1949 Kharkiv Art College; graduated 1955 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Painter of genre canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
KOMENDANT Yuri
Born in Avdiyivka, Stalinska Region (now Donetsk Region). Graduated 1949 Dnipropetrovsk Art College; graduated 1956 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of genre canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Germany USA, Great Britain.
KOROBOV Volodimir
Born April 29, 1924 in Artemivsk, Donetsk Region. Received no formal art training. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1954. Painter of landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
KOROBOVA Natalia
Born 1949 in Zaporizhia. Graduated 1969, T. Shevchenko Kyiv Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1969. Painter of genre canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Australia, Israel, Germany, USA and Finland.
KOROSTILOV Volodimir
Born 1925 in Novorussisk, Krasnodar Region, Russia. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1955 Samokesh Crimean Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1961. Painter of military and genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Lithuania, Russia, Canada, Poland, Italy.
KOVALENKO Ivan
Born 1931 in Orlovski Village, Stavropolski Region, Russia. Graduated 1956 Lviv Institute of Applied and Decorative Art. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of genre canvases and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
KRAVTSOV Mykola
Born 1934 in Oleksiyeva-Orlivka, Donetsk Region; died 1980 in Donetsk. Graduated 1958 Odessa Art College. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1960. Painter of genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
KRIVENKO Mykhailo
Born 1921 in Novokonnisi Village, Altai Region, Russia. People's Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1944 Almati Art College, graduated 1950, Kyiv Art Institute under T. Yablonska. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Painter of thematical canvases of the history of the Ukrainian people. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
KUZNETSOV, Vladimir V.
Born 1924 in Moscow; died 1998 in Kharkiv. Professor of Kharkiv Art Institute; graduated from Kharkiv Art Institute in 1954. Painter of thematic canvases. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
LERMAN Zoia
Born 1934 in Kyiv. Graduated 1959 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1963. Painter of genre canvases and portraits executed in post-impressionist manner. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Italy, Germany, Great Britain and USA.
LlSENKO Serhi
Born 1921 in Horodische, Cherkas Region; died 1982 in Kyiv. Graduated 1952 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1952. Painter of genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
LOPUKHOV Oleksandr
Born 1925 in Horodnia, Chernihiv Region. People's Artist of Ukrainian SSR; Corresponding Member of Academy of Art of USSR (1975-1991); Academician of the Academy of Art of Ukraine since 1997; Laureate of the T. Shevchenko State Award of Ukrainian SSR; Professor; Rector of Kyiv Art Institute 1973-1985 (now Ukrainian Academy of Art); Chair of the Board of the Union of Artists of Ukraine 1983-1989. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1954. Painter of thematic canvases on historic, revolutionary and biblical subjects, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. His work was characterized by bright colors. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Greece, Italy, France, Japan, USA.
LUBAVIN Yuri
Born 1923 in Kharkiv. Studied in workers' art studios in Kharkiv. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of genre canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
LUCHENKO Yevhen
Born 1914 in Holintsi, Chernihiv Region; died 1994 in Kyiv. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1946 Kyiv Art Institute under F. Krichevsky. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter of genre canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
LUTSKEVICH Yuri
Born 1934 in Kirovograd. Graduated 1959 Kyiv Art Institute; graduated 1969, Master Studio at Academy of Art of USSR. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1959. Water colorist and painter of genre canvases, portraits, and landscapes. All were executed in the tradition of Ukrainian Baroque with elements of folk art and characterized by the use of a vivid, optimistic color palette. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Germany, Denmark, Poland, Great Britain, USA.
MAKATUKHA Vasil
Born 1922 in Kitaihorodsi, Dnipropetrovsk Region. Graduated 1947 Dnipropetrovsk Art College; graduated 1954, Kyiv Art Institute under O. Shovkunenko. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1954. Painter of genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
MANDRIKOVA-DONCHIK Nadia
Born 1923 in Sebino, Mikolaiv Region; died 2010 in Mikolaiv. Graduated 1951, M. Grekov Odessa Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1953. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes, Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Germany and France.
MARINICH Mikola
Born 1929 in Sumi; died 1995 in Sumi. Graduated 1950 Kharkiv Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1987. Painter of genre canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
MARINICHENKO Grigori
Born 1928 in Stara Hnelitsia, Kharkiv Region. Graduated 1949 Kharkiv Art College under A. Safargalin. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1960. Painter of genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Great Britain, USA, Japan.
MATSEYEVSKA Yadviha
Born 1916 in Petrograd (now St. Petersburg, Russia); died 1996 in Kyiv. Graduated 1950 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1949. Painter of landscapes depicting Ukraine and Russia, especially the Far East and Baikal Region. Her pieces were executed in a realistic manner with a tendency towards monumentalism, with a muted color palette. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
MISHNEV Viktor
Born 1941 in Novoaidari, Voroshilovgrad (now Luhansk) Region. Graduated 1963 Luhansk Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1963. Painter of portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Poland, Israel, USA.
MOSKOVCHENKO Kostiantin
Born 1914 in Sakovichi, Chemihiv Region; died 2004 in Kherson. Graduated 1934 Mykolaiv Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter of genre canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Germany, Poland, France, USA.
NASEDKIN, Anatoli
Born 1924 in Novgorod, Russia; died 1994, Kharkiv. Graduated 1951, Kharkiv Art Institute. Important shows include “All Union Art Exhibition,” Moscow 1955. Important works include Into the Collective Farm (1960) and The Corn of the Revolution (1965). Painter of portraits, landscapes, and still lifes, particularly on agricultural subjects. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
NEBOZHATKO Genadi
Born 1937 in Suchani, Primorski Region, Russia; died 1990 in Kyiv. Graduated 1965 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1966. Painter, mainly of portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
NESTEROV Valerian
Born 1923 in Dmitriyev, Kursk Region, Russia. Graduated 1951, Kharkiv Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1952. Painter and monumental decorative artist. Author of genre canvases and landscapes, interior frescoes and mosaics. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Italy, Germany, Great Britain, France, USA, Japan.
NIKITIN Mykhailo
Born 1926 in Mykolaiv; died 1993 in Mykolaiv. Graduated 1955, Dnipropetrovsk Art College, where he was later instructor; graduated, 1964 I. Fedirov Ukrainian Printing Institute in Lviv. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Graphic artist and painter of genre canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Belgium, Germany, USA.
ODAINIK Vadim
Born 1925 in Odessa; died 1984 in Kyiv. People's Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1952 Kyiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1950. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
ODAINIK-SAMOILENKO Zoia
Born 1924 in Kyiv. Graduated 1952, Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of thematic and genre canvases, landscapes and stiIl lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
OHURNY Mykhailo
Born 1936 in Pohoryelov, Stanichno-Luhansk Area, Voroshilograd (now Luhansk) Region; died 1990 in Sumi. Graduated 1966 Kharkiv Industrial Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1966. Painter of genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
PASCHENKO Valentin
Born 1937 in Paschinivtsi, Kharkiv Region. Graduated 1958 Kharkiv Art College. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1964. Painter and graphic artist. Author of thematic canvases and graphic series based on Ukrainian literature. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
PLATONOV Anatoli
Born 1927 in Kherson; died 2001 in Kherson. Distinguished Artist of Ukraine. Graduated 1956 M. Grekov Odessa Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1956. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes, and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Germany, Italy, France, Hungary, USA.
PODERVIANSKY Serhi
Born 1916 in Kyiv. People's Artist of Ukraine; Professor, Ukrainian Art Academy. Graduated 1952, I. Y. Repin lnstitute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture in Leningrad. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1958. Painter, book and poster designer. Author of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, France, USA. .
PUSHKAROVA Viola
Born 1929 in Mykolaiv, Dnipropetrovsk Region; died 2010 in Kharkiv. Graduated 1958, Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1960. Painter of genre canvases. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
PUZIRKOV Viktor
Born 1918 in Katerinaslav (now Dnipropetrovsk). People's Artist of USSR; Laureate of State Awards of USSR and Shevchenko State Award of Ukrainian SSR; Professor, Ukrainian Art Academy. Graduated 1946, Kyiv Art Institute under F. Krichevsky and O. Shovkunenko. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Italy, Belgium, Great Britain, France, USA.
REPIN Stepan
Born 1921 in Borschovi, Kharkiv Region. Graduated 1940 Kharkiv Art College, graduated 1950, Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Painter of thematic canvases, mainly about the life of peasant workers. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
REZNIK, Igor
Born 1918 in Dnipropetrovsk; died 1977 in Kyiv. Graduated 1939 Dnipropetrovsk Art College; graduated 1949, Kyiv Art Institute under O. Shovkunenko and T. Yablonska. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1949. Painter of thematic canvases and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
RIZHIK Viktor
Born 1933 in Omsk, Russia. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1959 Kyiv Art Institute under V.Puzirkov. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Painter of thematic canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Italy, Germany, Canada, USA.
SAFARGALIN Askhat
Born 1922 in Stari Kumashev, Tatarstan; died 1975 in Kharkiv. Distinguished Artist of the Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1947 Kazan Art College; graduated 1953 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1953. Painter of genre paintings and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SCRIABIN Petro
Born 1923 near Volochisk, Khmelnitsk Region. Graduated 1951, Kyiv Art Institute under S. Grigoriev. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of thematic canvases. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Italy, France, Japan and USA.
SHAPOVAL Ivan
Born 1939 in Dniprodzerzhinsk, Dnipropetrovsk Region. Graduated 1967 Dnipropetrovsk Art College; graduated 1973, Kharkiv Art Industrial Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1974. Painter of landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Italy, Germany, USA.
SHATALIN Viktor
Born 1926 in Zemliany Khutory, Saratov Region, Russia; died 2003 in Kyiv. People's Artist of Ukrainian SSR; Corresponding Member of the Academy of Art of USSR; Academician of Ukrainian Academy of Art; Professor of Ukrainian Academy of Art; Laureate of T. Shevchenko State Award of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1953 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1954. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections abroad in Russia, Great Britain, Italy, France, USA.
SHAVIKIN Dmitro
Born 1902 in Oleksandrov, Vladimirska Region, Russia; died March 29, 1965 in Kyiv. Graduated 1928 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1919. Painter of thematic canvases and portraits; book illustrator. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SHAVRIN Valentin
Born 1936 in Zaporizhia; died 1990 in Zaporizhia. Graduated 1965, Dnipropetrovsk Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1974. Painter of murals on historical subjects, genre canvases, portraits and still lifes; graphic artist. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SHEVCHENKO Fedir
Born 1924 in Novodanilivka, Zaporizhia Region; died in 1980 in Zaporizhia. Graduated 1950 Dnipropetrovsk Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of thematic canvases and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SHINKARENKO Stanislav
Born 1922 in Rozdolya, Kirovograd Region; died June 4, 1991 in Zaporizhia. Graduated 1955, Dnipropetrovsk Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1958. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SHOSTAK David
Born 1923 in Kyiv. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1952 Kyiv Art Institute under O. Shovkunenko. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Painter of thematic canvases and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Italy, Germany, USA.
SHOVKUNENKO Oleksi
Born 1884 in Kherson; died 1974 in Kyiv. People's Artist of USSR; Academician of the Academy of Art of USSR; Laureate T. Shevchenko State Award of Ukrainian SSR; Professor of Odessa and Kyiv Art Institutes. Graduated 1908, Odessa Art College; graduated 1917, St. Petersburg Academy of Art. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1913. Painter of portraits, landscapes and still lifes executed in realistic and impressionistic manner. Well-known water colorist. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Italy, France, USA.
SHTIRMER Lazar
Born 1922 in Kherson. Graduated 1941, Luhansk Art College. Graduated 1955, Crimean Art College. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1960. Painter of landscapes, portraits and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Greece, Israel, Norway, Finland, USA.
SIROTENKO Yuri
Born 1924 in Sumi. Graduated 1952, Kharkiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of thematic canvases. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SLIPCHENKO Mykola
Born 1914 in Stepantsi, Cherkasi Region. Graduated 1957, Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SLOTA Oksana
Born 1950 in Kyiv. Graduated 1975, Kyiv Art Institute under T. Yablonska. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1974. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Her work was marked with the spirit of monumentalism. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Germany, Poland, France, USA, Japan.
SLOTA Petro
Born 1911 in Paniuteno Village, Kharkiv Region; died 1974 in Kyiv. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Graduated 1940 Kyiv Art Institute under F. Krichevsky. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter of thematic and genre canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SMIRNOV Yuri
Born 1925 in Kharkiv. Graduated 1951 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1953. Painter of thematic canvases on historical and modem subjects. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SOGOYAN Vira
Born 1925 in Artvin, Abkazia; died 1986 in Kyiv. First art studies received in Krasnodar at the studio of M. Sharikov; graduated 1952 Kyiv Art Institute under O. Shovkunenko. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1952. Painter of genre canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Italy, Germany, USA.
STUPIN Valentin
Born 1911 in 0leksandrivsk (now Zaporizhia). Graduated 1927, Zaporizhia Art College; from 1927-30 studied at VKHuTeMas (Moscow's highest technical art institute). Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1960. Painter of thematic and genre canvases and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
SVITLORUSOV Serhi
Born 1927 in Dmitrovsk, Orlovska Region, Russia; died 1997 in Kharkiv. Laureate T.Shevchenko State Award of Ukraine. Graduated 1955 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Specialized in monumental sculpture and painting. Author of genre canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
TANPETER Karl
Born 1926 in Nizhni Novgorod, Russia. Graduated 1955, Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Great Britain, Venezuela, Argentina, Chile, USA.
TARABANOV Anatoli
Born 1953 in Zaporizhia. Graduated 1973, Dnipropetrovsk Art College. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1978. Painter of genre canvases, landscapes and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Israel, Poland, France, USA.
TIKHY Ivan
Born 1927 in Savintsi, Kharkiv Region; died 1982 in Kyiv. Distinguished Artist of Ukrainian SSR. Instructor, Kyiv Art Institute. Graduated 1953, Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Painter of genre canvases. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
TISHKEVICH Grigori
Born 1940 in Zaporizhia. Distinguished Artist of Ukraine; Laureate of M. Ostroski Republican Award. Graduated 1961, Odessa Art College; graduated 1967, Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1967. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes, still lifes and portraits. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain, France, USA, Japan.
TOLKUNOV Yegor
Born 1943 in Petrivtsi, Kherson Region. Graduated 1969, Moldova Art College in Kishinev. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1974. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Britain, Poland, Turkey, France, USA. .
TROTSENKO Era
Born 1930 in Novgorod, Russia. Graduated 1953 Kharkiv Art College; graduated 1960 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1961. Painter of genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
TROTSENKO Oleksi
Born 1933 in Oleksiyevka, Almaty Region, Kazakhstan. Graduated 1952, Almaty Art College; graduated 1960, Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1960. Painter of thematic and genre canvases; theatre designer. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
VASYLCHENKO Ilia
Born 1916 in Troitsk, Russia; died 1992 in Kharkiv. Educated in workers' art studios; worked in Kharkiv. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of thematic canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums.
VIKHTINSKY Viktor
Born 1918 in Kharkiv. Graduated 1937 Kharkiv Art College; 1950 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Painter, graphic and monumental artist. Author of landscapes, genre paintings and decorative panels. Collections: Ukrainian museums.
VLADISLAVLEVA Vira
Born 1919 in Borsky Village, Russia. Graduated 1941 Gorky (now Nizhny Novgorod) Art College; graduated 1951 Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1960. Painter of genre canvases, portraits and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Italy, France, Japan, USA.
VOLKOVINSKA Zinayida
Born 1915 in Odessa. Graduated 1932, Odessa Art College; graduated 1940, Kyiv Art Institute under F. Krichevsky. First exhibited 1945. Painter of thematic canvases, portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Produced a series of illustrations for Ukrainian and other folk tales. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
VOLOSHIN Giorgi
Born 1925 in Katerinaslav (now Dnipropetrovsk). Graduated 1958, Dnipropetrovsk Art College; graduated 1956, Kyiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1957. Painter of genre canvases. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
WEINSTEIN Mykhailo
Born February 20, 1940 in Druzhkivsti, Donetsk Region; died 1981 in Kyiv. Graduated 1965, Kyiv Art Institute under M. Khmelko; studied at creative studios of Academy of Art of USSR under S. Grigoriev. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1965. Painter of thematic and genre canvases, portraits, still lifes and landscapes, in a style that tended towards monumentalism. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
YABLONSKA Tetiana
Born 1917 in Smolensk, Russia; died 2005 in Kyiv. People's Artist of Ukrainian SSR; 1975-1991 Academician of the Academy of Art of the USSR; Academician of the Ukrainian Academy of Art; Laureate of State Award of the USSR; Professor (1944-1952, 1966-1973) Kyiv Art Institute. Graduated 1941 Kyiv Art Institute under F. Krichevsky. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1945. Painter of thematic canvases, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Belgium, Great Britain, Israel, USA, Poland, Croatia, Korea, China, Taiwan, Italy, France, Japan.
YAKIMETS Anatoli
Born 1943 in Novosemenivtsi, Zaporizhia Region. Graduated 1966, M. Grekov Odessa Art College; graduated 1972, Moscow Highest Art Industrial College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1972. Painter of murals, thematic canvases, portraits and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
YEFIMENKO Viktor
Born 1952 in Donetsk. Distinguished Artist of Ukraine. Graduated 1975 M. Samokesh Crimean Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1975. Painter of thematic and genre canvases, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Britain, Spain, Netherlands, France, USA.
YEFROYIMSON Ilia
Born 1913 in Simferopol; died 1992 in Kharkiv. Graduated 1950, Kharkiv Art Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1951. Graphic artist and painter of dioramas, genre canvases, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Russia, Canada, USA.
YERYOMIN Boris
Born 1948 in Jalal Abad, Kazakhstan. Graduated 1969, Luhansk Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter of genre canvases, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Kazakhstan, Poland, Israel, Belgium, Britain, Italy, Netherlands, Germany, Lebanon, Australia, Canada, USA.
YEVCHENKO Ivan
Born 1936 in Vishnivtsi Village, Kherson Region. Graduated 1963 Odessa Art College. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1965. Lives and works in Zaporizhia. Painter and monumentalist. Author of genre paintings, landscapes, interior mosaic panels. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
YURCHENKO Nadia
Born 1921 near Obrivska, Russia. Graduated 1941, Kharkiv Art College. First exhibited 1955. Painter of portraits, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
YUSOV Fedir
Born 1915 in Kurgana, Russia. Graduated 1939, Perm Art College, graduated 1952, Kharkiv Art. Institute. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1940. Painter of thematic and genre canvases, portraits. Theatrical designer and monumentalist. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections. collections.
ZAYARCHENKO Anatoli
Born 1948 in Zaporizhia. Graduated 1947 Kyiv Art Institute under M. Khmelko and O. Lopukhov. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1974. Painter of genre canvases, portraits and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.
ZHERDZITSKY Yevhen
Born 1928 near Yehorlitska, Rostov Region, Russia. Distinguished Artist of Ukraine. Studied 1945-1947, Rostov Art College; graduated 1949 Dnipropetrovsk Art College; graduated 1954 Kharkiv Art Institute. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1959. Painter of thematic canvases. Collections: Ukrainian museums.
ZHURAVEL Volodimir
Born 1930 in Yabluneve Village, Cherkas Region. Graduated 1957, Kyiv Art Institute under S. Grigoriev and M. Khmelko. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1961. Painter of genre canvases, landscapes and still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Canada, USA, Australia.
ZORIA Halina
Born 1915 in Yenakiyevo, Donetsk Region; died 2002 in Kyiv. Graduated 1946, Kyiv Art Institute under M. Boichuk.and O. Shovkunenko. Member, Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1947. Painter of still lifes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections in Italy, Poland, France, USA.
ZORKO Yuri
Born 1937 in Rosdolnia Village, Primorski Region, Russia. Distinguished Artist of Ukraine. Graduated 1967, Donetsk Art College. Member Union of Artists of Ukraine. First exhibited 1966. Painter of genre canvases and landscapes. Collections: Ukrainian museums and private collections.