Vasily
Ivanovich Volkov

Russia • born in 1921

Biography and information

Painter-a landscape painter, honored. hood. Of the RSFSR (1980), corresponding member. The Communist party (1944). B. in D. Agarkovo (now Rzhev district), graduated in 1939 Kalin. Ms. school # 14 (now school No. 10), he studied at the Kalinin in the hood. the studios at N.I. Borisov. In 1939-46 Owls. Army party Led. Otech. war of 1941-45, 1949-51 - pred. of the Board t-VA "Kalinin artist", 1953-63 before. of the Board of the Kalinin branch of the hood. Fund of the RSFSR, corresponding member since 1961. CX USSR, corresponding member. of the Board of the Union of artists of RSFSR (1981-86), 1974-83 before. of the Board of Kalinin organization CX RSFSR (see the Tver branch of the Union of artists of Russian Federation) deputies of the Kalinin city Council (1975-80). V. working landscape regnerus. strip and mountains. the scenery in Tver. region cards. Gal. - "Spring" (1958), "the Source of the Volga" (1964), "Tverskoy prospect" (1974), etc. fabric. Lit.: Vasily Volkov. Catalogue of the exhibition, Kalinin, 1981