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Vladimir
Mrakov

Russia • born in 1959 • artist

Biography and information

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Born in the former Soviet Union. Lives and works in Tula
Painter
Since 2014, does not participate in any exhibition projects that do not have commercial status
For subjective reasons, is not a member of any creative unions, associations, associations of artists
Works in the style of abstract metaphysical expressionism, metaphysical realism, in the genres of monumental painting, easel landscape, still life, sculptural bioforms (plaster, decorative concrete, polymer concrete, marble)
Graduated in 1982 from the Faculty of French at the Moscow State Linguistic University (former Maurice Thorez Moscow State Linguistic University), specializing in foreign languages and psycholinguistics, Moscow
Graduated from the department of easel painting and graphics at the VNAI in 1996, the workshop of Professor V. Grokhotov, specialty easel painting and graphics, Moscow
In 2002-2005, the designer of the Innovative Construction Center of the Union of Restorers of Russia "Golden Ring" in Tula. - designer of the Innovative Construction Center of the Union of Russian Restorers "Golden Ring", 1 Oktyabrskaya St., Tula
In 2005-2006 years. - designer, Russky Sever LLC, Khimki, Moscow Region
In 2006-2007. - designer, SU-49 Construction Company Group, 12 Ordzhonikidze St., Moscow
In 2007-2010. - designer, GRIS LLC, 11 Ordzhonikidze St., Moscow
In 2018-2020. - chief specialist of the company "GipsBetonArt" (monumental painting, reliefs and sculpture, fireplace portals, indoor pools, fountains), Tula
In different periods of his creativity he cooperated exclusively on a commercial basis with galleries and foundations Art-classic (Moscow), Collage (Moscow), MetEmExpress Fine Arts (Chicago, USA), Stella Art Foundation (New York-Moscow), Visions Fine Art (Moscow), etc.
A small portion of the works are in the collections and private collections of Warsaw, Washington, Vladivostok, Moscow, Sikelborg, Tula, Chicago, Helsinki, Edinburgh
Among the owners of the paintings and sculptures created by the author in different years are famous Russian politicians, foreign diplomats and high-ranking officials of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, representatives of the business elite, financiers and bank executives, outstanding athletes, cosmonauts, prominent figures in science and medicine, including the President of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Academician of RAS and RAMS I. I. Dedov. The Russian Academy of Medical Sciences I.I. Dedov, a member of the Presidium of RAMS academician L.A. Bokeria, RAMS academician Prof. B.R. Gelfand (Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University). The Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, member of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences Presidium, RAMS academician L. A. Bokeria, RAMS academician Professor B. R. Gelfand (Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University), RAS academician V. S. Saveliev, Director of the Moscow Research Institute of Psychiatry of the Russian Ministry of Health, Professor V. N. Krasnov and other collectors of modern art