Yakovlevna Levshunova

Russia • born in 1934

Biography and information

The poster. Member of the Union of artists of the USSR.

Born in 1934 in Vitebsk. He graduated from the workshop of the poster of the Moscow state art Institute. V. I. Surikov (1960). Studied at M. M. Cheremnykh, N. A. Ponomarev. In the first years after graduation was engaged in film posters. Then began to work in socio-political, concert, health education poster. The participant of Republican, all-Union and international art exhibitions. A member of the Union of artists of the USSR since 1970.

Major works: "Time is on communism" (1966), "the Country of Soviets mighty wings" (1967), "Plot for a short story" (1971), a series of "Youth denounces imperialism" (with V. by Karakashian) (1972), "Clean seas" (with V. by Karakashian) (1973), "Peace, security, progress" (1976), "Friendship of young people of the socialist countries grow stronger!" (1974), "the Glory of man is creative work!" (1974), "Says Galina Mitrofanova. Edith Piaf. Life and work" (1975), "Save the birds" (with V. by Karakashian) (1978).

The 1980s in his workshop "Agitplakat" Union of artists of the USSR.

After 1990 creates posters on philosophical topics for exhibitions. Works in easel graphics.