Andreevich Lopatkin

Russia • 1922−1996

Biography and information

Painter. Member of the Union of artists of the USSR.

Lived and worked in Moscow. He graduated from the Moscow art Institute. Surikova. Studied with G. Savitsky. During the great Patriotic war was a Rifleman of the 2nd guards bomber Bryansk corps. Private, awarded the order of Patriotic war II degree, medals. In the years of study (over 10 years) have repeatedly traveled to different parts of the country (Karelia, the Baltic States, Arctic, Baikal, Central Asia, Crimea) participated in student exhibitions. In 1961 became a member of the Union of Artists of the USSR. As a member of the Union of artists participated 12 times in the all-Russian and all-Union exhibitions. Solo exhibition of paintings was held in the house of culture AZLK, in which the artist appeared before the audience as a master of lyrical landscape. His creative credo of the artist is to portray the " fascinating magic life." Participant of all-Union and international exhibitions since 1957. Master of genre works and landscapes. Has prizes and diplomas MOSH RSFSR, and IHO HF RSFSR. Works of the artist are in museums of Russia and private collections in Russia, England, Germany and the United States.