Valentina
Vasilyevna Monakhova (Vasilyeva)

Russia • born in 1932

Biography and information

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

She was born 23 Aug 1932 in Leningrad.

In 1958 Valentina Monakhova graduated from the Repin Institute of arts in Repin, Boris Ioganson workshop.

He studied with Leonid Khudyakov, Vasily Sokolov, Valery Pimenov, Alexander Zaytsev.

Participant of exhibitions since 1959.

Member of the Leningrad Union of artists since 1961.

Paints landscapes, portraits, still lifes, genre scenes. Works in watercolor, oil and tempera painting.

He taught at the Republican art school in Dushanbe (1958-1960), at the Leningrad art-industrial College (1961-1978) and the school (1978-2007).

Personal exhibition in Leningrad (1985).