SONGS ABOUT THE MOTHERLAND OF LOTFULLA FATTAKHOV. Painting. Graphics To the 100th anniversary of the birth automatic translate
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Национальная художественная галерея «Хазинэ»
Кремль, проезд Шейнкмана, 12, 3-й подъезд
One of the leading masters, the classic of fine art of Tatarstan Lotfulla Abdulmenovich Fattakhov was born on September 27, 1918 in the village of Anda, Sergachsky district of the Gorky region. Remaining at the age of 8 as a complete orphan, Lotfulla Fattakhov found solace and joy in drawing and writing poems and stories. At 13, the boy went to study, on foot to Kazan! At the age of 17 he entered the Kazan Art School, in the last fifth year he volunteered to go to the Soviet-Finnish war. The Great Patriotic War met on the western border, in Belarus. In the battles for the Brest Fortress was contused and in July 1941 was captured. After repeated unsuccessful attempts on March 13, 1945, when being transported from one concentration camp to another, Lotfulle Fattakhov managed to escape by breaking the floor of the freight car. Further, fighting in the ranks of the French Resistance against the fascists and a year of service in Budapest after the end of the war.
“Not a day without work” - Lotfulla Abdulmenovich lived for 35 years of peaceful life under this motto. The range of creative searches of the artist is wide and multifaceted: from multi-figured, complex in design and solution, paintings to graphically clear and clear intros to Tatar folk tales. Possessing a light and cheerful character and tremendous performance, Lotfulla Fattakhov painted pictures filled with sun and light, as if claiming life on earth. The works of the artist emit good energy and warmth of the author. They glorify the Victory of Soviet soldiers, the nature of their native land, peaceful work, their native village, ordinary villagers, the Tatar holiday of Sabantuy. The exhibition, which opens on November 15 at the National Art Gallery "Hazine", will feature the full range of the artist’s works: on the historical and heroic-revolutionary theme "Dumas", "Revolutionary Commissioner Mullanur Vakhitov", "In the early years of Soviet power"; thematic pictures of the domestic genre and works devoted to the present “Prospering”, “At the visiting laboratory”, “Rural postman”, one of the best thematic works of the fine art of Tatarstan “Sabantuy” and “Fresh log houses”, etc.
Along with painting LA Fattakhov enthusiastically worked in the schedule. Possessing a literary gift and subtly feeling the language and style of literature, the artist successfully illustrated modern and classical works, Tatar folk tales, humorous stories and collections, painted cartoons, cartoons for Chayan magazine and other republican magazines and newspapers. At the exhibition, for the first time, the museum’s collection of graphics by Lotfulla Fattakhov will be presented most fully: a series of drawings for the magazine Ogonyok (1958), book illustration, and military graphics - only about forty works.
People’s Artist of the RSFSR, laureate of the Stalin Prize and the TASSR State Prize named after G. Tukai, Honored Art Worker of the RSFSR and TASSR Lotfulla Abdulmenovich Fattakhov was awarded the Order of the Red Banner of Labor, the medal “For the victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945. ".