Biography and informationEdit
Artist Vyatich, Alexander Fishchev was born in 1875 in the village of Bogorodskoe Kamenska volost, Vyatka province in the family of a poor retired soldier Vladimir Prokopevich. In ten years, after graduating from Kamenska male primary school, Sasha left without a father. Due to the extreme poverty he was forced to "go to the people", i.e. to take any job in search of food. One time he was even a novice Filakovo monastery in Vyatka. In twenty-five years come true his dream – to continue her education. Alexander joined Kazan art school. For his life, the native of poor peasants, he was able brilliantly to graduate from the Imperial Academy of arts, moreover, the Imperial Archaeological Institute, received a degree in teaching, graduated from the higher Ministerial courses. In September 1925 Fishchev arrives in the city of Malmyzh. In the late 40-ies He paints the main limit of the Epiphany Cathedral. Over a lifetime, Alexander Fishchev has written hundreds of paintings and icons. The rest of my days every day devoted to the beloved for two hours.