Artist : Alexey Belykh (Russian, 1923 – 2017)
Rubric: In the summer on the Volga at played.” Summer on Volga. At the Plesa “.
Date : 1980 -1988
Medium : oil on canvas
Dimensions : ?
Inscriptions : Signed and dated (lower right).
Current location : ?
Alexei Pavlovich White (June 3, 1923-February 11, 2017) was a Soviet and Russian artist, professor, folk artist of the USSR (1981), well-deserved artist of the Russian Federation (1974).
Alexei White was born on June 3, 1923 in the village of Krutec Kolpnânskogo district in the village of Krutec region. After graduation, a seven-year-old school joined the Livenskoe. In parallel with studying in the studio.
After the beginning of the Great Patriotic War, he joined the army. He was training at the Kiev military school evacuated to the station station. After graduation, Lieutenant White was sent to the Leningrad front. He served as an intelligence officer of the 88th guard of the Red-famous State of the 38th guard of the 38th guard of the 38th guard of the 88th guard of the Lozovaya. In the war, the intelligence of the intelligence Alexei White needed the ability to paint: he also made detailed drawings of the landscape.
After the end of the war, Alexei White was going to make a military career, but after visiting the th Gallery, he decided to become an artist. He worked in the studio of self-active artists at the factory “Sickle and Hammer”, was working in the design of the House of officers of the Moscow military district. In 1952 he entered the Moscow State Art Institute named after V. V. I., his teachers were the professor of V. P. Reshetnikov and V. V. Cyplanova.
After graduation, Alexei White moved to kostroma, where since 1958 he became a teacher at the Kostromskom art school. In 1960 he became a member of the Union of artists of the USSR. In 1964-1983-a teacher of special discipline of the art and graphic faculty of the Kostroma Educational Institute named after N., since 1968-professor. Students of Alexei White were artists Andrey Alëhin and Anatoly Štanʹ.
A number of theme works by Alexei White are dedicated to the Great Patriotic War: ” Partisans “, ” News from the front “, ” Guard Senior Lieutenant “, ” On May 9, 1945 Goodbye, weapons “, ” Deduškina medal “, portraits of one-half. In the year of the 45th anniversary of the Victory in the city of Lozovaâ opened a painting gallery, the basis of the exhibition of which was 60 works by Alexei White. He also wrote a series of works about the forest of the forest: ” Youth crew “, ” Logger “, ” On the paid line. Change is coming “. A number of paintings he wrote during foreign trips: ” Venice. Bridge of breath “, ” St. Peter’s Cathedral in Rome “, ” Monument to Mark Avreliû. Catholic square “, ” Monument to Cervantes in Madrid “, ” The memory of the destroyed Rotterdam “. In his work the artist paid great attention to the landscape, in his paintings he sang the nature of the middle Russian lane, the monuments of the architecture of Kostroma. The theme exhibition of Alexei White took place at the Kostromskom highest military-team school of chemical protection. In 2013, the exhibition “Here is my dock” exhibition dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the artist. His works are held in the Kostromskom Museum of fine arts, Central Museum of the Great Patriotic War, in other museums of Moscow, St. Petersburg, Chugueva, Yaroslavl, Kostroma, Kostroma, Kaliningrad, USA, Germany, Finland, Italy.
He died in Kostroma on February 11, 2017