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Andrey Volkov (b. August 10, 1948, Moscow) — Soviet and Russian artist, painter, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of arts.
Andrey Volkov was born in Moscow. In 1955 he went to 1 class of school №310. Once I was at the American industrial exhibition [] in 1959 in Sokolniki saw the dome of fuller. Graduated from high school in 1966 and enrolled at the Stroganov school. 1966-71. B Stroganovka met Bykov Z. N. attended lectures by Ludwig G. M. learned about the VHUTEMAS, the Bauhaus, the creators of the avant-garde 1966-71. In 1971 began to show works at exhibitions of young artists. Since 1973, participant of all-Union exhibitions. B 1976-1978 was a scholar of the Union of artists of the USSR /arms. D. K. Mochalsky/ . In 1979ом year was admitted to the Moscow branch of the USSR Union - member of the artists Union of the USSR. During these years received the support of the leading masters of his time Zhilinsky D. D., Nikonov, P. F., she T. T., K. Obrosova I. P., Komova O. K., Chernova Y. L. B 1980 together with Petrov A. N. showed work in the magazine "Youth" /the exhibition "two in one sweater"/. Participated in 1980. in the exhibition "INTERIORS in the works of Russian and Soviet artists" XIV—XX centuries in the State Tretyakov Gallery. Since 1980 represented in the collection of the state Tretyakov gallery []. Since the late 70-ies he participated in all major exhibitions of the USSR Union. Has been in the creative journeys in Asia, Africa, America.
Teaches at the art school of abstract painting.