"Exercises from Zhlobstvo" - an exhibition for the anniversary of the artist Alexander Nozhkin 15/02/2018 automatic translate
VORONEZH. "Exercises from Zhlobstvo" - under this title ART Gallery of the Chamber Theater presented its guests with an exhibition of works created by Alexander Nozhkin, a famous Voronezh artist. The first visitors came to the exhibition on February 11, the day of the author’s anniversary. On this day Alexander Nozhkin could celebrate his sixtieth birthday. The artist in 2000 tragically passed away.
Almost two decades have passed, but friends of Alexander Nozhkin systematically organize exhibitions of his works, which collect a solid number of admirers of the artist’s work. Unusual ironic images, born of a Voronezh artist, always attracted connoisseurs of his talent.
Voronezh has always played a big role in the work of Nozhkin. The artist created a lot of comic lubok, dedicated to his native city. A special flavor to these works is the use of stylization in them for primitive art. Alexander embodied in his popular prints stories, born of his imagination, but each of them signed - "eyewitness A. Nozhkin."
Professional education Alexander Nozhkin received in the art school in Voronezh. After his graduation he worked in the Central Chernozem publishing house. On his account more than 300 books, participation in exhibitions, held in Russia and other countries. The artist’s works are decorated with collections of famous personalities.
The creation of the exposition was worked by sculptor Sergei Gorshkov, a close friend of Alexander Nozhkin. The works presented in the exhibition hall belong to Sergei Gorshkov and Irina Nozhkina, the artist’s widow. In addition to the famous lubkov, at the exhibition you can see a series of "Voronezh beauties", unique photographs and sculptures.
The exhibition will be open until 11 March.