Painter. Member of the Union of artists of the USSR.
People's artist Rosvertola in 1922 in the village. Pinworms Mozhaysky district, Moscow region into a peasant family. In 1949 he graduated from Moscow GOV't. khudozh. Institute. V. I. Surikov, the workshop of S. Gerasimov. A member of Moscow since 1949 1950 constant participant of Moscow, Russian and all-Union exhibitions. In different years have led social work: the Secretariat of the Board of the Union of artists of Russia, member of the picturesque Commission of the Union of artists of Russia, member of the Board painting of the Ministry of agriculture. 1980 - the Honoured artist of Russia. 1994 -. Many works are in museums around the country, including in London and abroad.
(Source: website of the Moscow Union of artists)
Born in 1922 in D. Pinworms Mozhaysky district, Moscow region.
Honored artist of the RSFSR. People's Artist Of Russia.
In 1949, he graduated from MGHI them. V. I. Surikov (teachers I. E. Grabar, S. V. Gerasimov, N. X.Maximov, P. P. Konchalovsky). Participates in art exhibitions since 1950. Wide fame the name of Nikolai Novikov received through such lyrical works as "the new house", "Children of war", "Let him come", "Brest live" "Cranes," which tells of the difficulties of the war, the life of the Russian countryside, the life of the peasants.
Traveling solo exhibition of the artist took place in 1977-1978 in Moscow, Leningrad, Pskov, Bryansk, Gorki and Vladimir. In 2001 a personal exhibition of Nikolay Novikov also took place in Moscow.
Works of the artist are in the State Tretyakov Gallery, in other Museums of the former USSR. In 1983 the publishing house "Khudozhnik RSFSR", the book "Nikolai Novikov," about the life and work of the artist.