"On the River of Time." Exhibition of works by Igor Mashkov Automatic translate
с 15 Мая
по 2 Июня
Российская академия художеств
The Exhibition Halls of the Russian Academy of Arts (Moscow, Prechistenka 21) will host an exhibition of works “On the River of Time” by the Honored Artist of Russia, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Arts Igor Gennadievich Mashkov. Its name is deeply symbolic, because the basis of the exposition, which includes about 50 works of different years (portraits, compositions, still lifes, landscapes) will be composed of paintings from thematic painting series created by the author over several decades. These are works from the cycle on the themes of the history of the Moscow kingdom, compositions from a series of works on the Russian Cossacks from Tsar Ivan the Terrible to the Caucasian Wars, the encyclopedic series “History of the Russian Orthodox Pilgrimage” and “The Path to the City of Heaven”. Appeal to one’s origins, moral and spiritual values is especially important in today’s dynamically changing world.
Igor Mashkov was born in 1967, graduated from the Moscow secondary art school at the Moscow State Art Institute named after IN AND. Surikov, in 1993 - Moscow State Academic Art Institute. IN AND. Surikov (portrait workshop under the direction of prof. I.S. Glazunov), scholarship holder of the Creative Painting Workshop of the Russian Academy of Arts under the guidance of academicians A. and S.P. Tkachevs (1995-1999) in Moscow.
In his work, the artist seeks to follow the great predecessors, continuing the traditions of classical Russian realism, and considers the words of the Russian historian N.M. to be his motto. Karamzin: "… the history of the ancestors is always curious for someone who deserves to have a Fatherland."
The topics dedicated to Russian history I. Mashkov addressed in his student years. In 1997-1998 He was a participant in the competitive program for painting the Cathedral of Christ the Savior. The fundamental work was the work on the historical and artistic series “History of the Russian Orthodox Pilgrimage”, created in 2000-2010 with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia. She was 12 large-scale paintings, among which: "St. equapap. Princess Olga enters the church of Hagia Sophia. Constantinople ”,“ Hegumen Daniel at the Sepulcher ”,“ Pilgrimage of St. Anthony of Kiev Pechersk on Mount Athos in 1015 "," Pilgrimage of His Holiness Patriarch Alexy II to Valaam. Island Cross (Holy) "and others.
I. Mashkov is the author of portraits of His Holiness Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Alexy II and His Holiness Patriarch Kirill, E. I. V. Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna Romanova, Pope Benedict XVI and many figures of science and culture. These works are marked by psychological depth and picturesque craftsmanship.
In the works of all genres of painting in which the artist works, his desire for the most complete reflection of the beauty of the universe is acutely felt. The plots of his works unfold in a natural environment or interiors, which the artist displays, following the laws of plein air painting, using numerous field studies and sketches. Subtlely felt mood, state of nature, masterfully conveyed color, lighting effects give the work a special emotionality. In combination with the psychologism of portraiture, this creates a deep, memorable picture, characterized by naturalness, spiritual fullness.
The work of I. Mashkov is well known to the viewer. Since 1989, the artist has participated in numerous exhibitions in Russia and abroad. The series "History of Russian Orthodox Pilgrimage" was constantly exhibited at the exhibition-forum "Orthodox Russia". More than 50 personal exhibitions of the artist took place in major Russian museums, exhibition halls, and abroad.
The works of I. Mashkov are presented in the Presidential Administration, Moscow City Duma, the Russian Academy of Arts, the State Historical Museum, the Russian Culture Fund, the Central Museum of the Great Patriotic War on Poklonnaya Hill, the Pilgrimage Center of the Moscow Patriarchate, in the collections of His Holiness Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill, Head of the Russian Imperial House E. I. V. Maria Vladimirovna Romanova, Pope Benedict XVI, President of Mongolia C. Elbegdorz, as well as in galleries and private collections in Russia and abroad.
I. G. Mashkov is an active public figure, member of the board of the Cultural and Educational Initiative “Pokhod”, artistic director of the Orthodox educational complex of the Pilgrimage Center of the Moscow Patriarchate, Chairman of the Association of Artists of the Russian Noble Assembly, member of the Imperial Orthodox Palestinian Society, honorary member of the Board of Trustees of the Renaissance Foundation Nicolo -Berlyukovsky monastery. " The artist was awarded honorary professional and public awards.
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