Artist V. Yemelyanov presents his linocuts at the exhibition ’Graphics’ automatic translate
The St. Petersburg branch of the Russian Union of Artists provided its showroom for the exhibition of the Honored Artist of Russia Vladimir Emelyanov. Yemelyanov received art education after graduating from the Repin Institute, specializing in graphic artist. Creativity of the artist, who works not only in the graphic technique of painting, but also writes his works in watercolor, and also has the author’s individuality of the pastel drawing.
The exposition of the exhibition, timed to the forthcoming celebration of the artist’s anniversary, which turns 75 this year, represents a series of engravings, the themes of which the master drew in creative trips around the country. Working for about ten years as a marine painter in the Navy Museum, Emelianov visited many fleet bases, bringing new works from each trip, most of which was devoted to the Northern Fleet.
Based on full-scale works, the artist created unique series of linocut, telling about the discreet beauty of Siberia and the Far North. Remarkable work was the design of drawings by a book written by the famous writer Viktor Konetsky «Yesterday’s worries.»
Emelyanov’s attention is also paid to the unique views of the Northern capital. The series «White Nights» was a work that embodied the artist’s personal attitude to St. Petersburg and its culture. Yemelyanov participated in many art projects dedicated to St. Petersburg.
The artist has repeatedly visited foreign trips, from which he brought a lot of sketches and ready-made pastels. He drew fire sketches, ancient buildings, temples - the whole surrounding world captured the master in his works. The exhibition, which can be visited until September 16, is only a small part of his work.