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Semenovich Minsk

born in 1912

Biography and information


He was born in Odessa. He graduated from OHS in 1936, 1947 – KHI. He studied under A. Shovkunenko, P. volokidina. A member of the artists Union of the USSR since 1956. Awarded order of the red Star and medals. Lives and works in Kiev.

Born April 13, 1912. in Ukraine Odessa.

From 1932 to 1936, a student of Odessa Art Institute (workshop of hood. P. G. Volokidin).

From 1936 to 1941 student of the Kiev state art Institute (workshop of Professor A. A. Shovkunenko).

In 1947 he defended his thesis at the Kiev state art Institute.

In 1956 admitted to the Union of artists of the USSR and Ukraine.

Painting technique - oil on canvas, types of art - realism in the tradition of Russian and Ukrainian classics of painting.

Lives and works in Kiev.

Participation in exhibitions:

1949. the painting "Song of the Motherland" ;

1950. Republican exhibition - painting "Late" - is on permanent display Vorontsov Palace (Alupka);

1950. Republican exhibition - painting "Favorite lesson" - published in the journal "pioneer"№4;

1974. the picture "front stop" - published in the journal "the Immortal feat of the people's 1940-1945";

1975-1983gg – participation in annual exhibitions of contemporary Soviet art in Japan (gallery "Ecoso");

1980. exhibition in Greece;

1980. memorial Aivazovsky. The painting "At the pier" - on display in Feodosia art gallery them. Aivazovsky;

1981. exhibition in Italy – the painting "Aurora";

1982. the exhibition in Canada, "Ukrainian landscape";

1984. participation in the exhibition dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the liberation of Kiev from Nazi invaders;

1986. the picture of the "May 1945" printed in the album "I went to the war" publishing house "Moscow"

1989. international exhibition "war Veterans about war and peace"- exhibited series of front drawings 1943-1944gg.


1990. exhibition and auction ", Hotel Druot" painting "Symphony of victory";


1993. exhibition of Finnish painting "Birches";


1995. the painting "the ferry" and "an Old soldier";


1998. personal exhibition at the National Museum of Ukraine – exhibition of 65 paintings;


2007. solo exhibition at the gallery "Mistets", at ul . Krasnoarmeyskaya 12.


Order Of The Red Star

The order of the second world war

The order "For courage"

Medal for defense of Stalingrad

Medal for the liberation of Ukraine and Kiev

Medal for the liberation of Belarus

Medal for capture of Koenigsberg

Medal Veteran of labour

For participation in the exhibition of Maritime artists in 1973. commemorative medal of memorial of A. I. Kuindzhi

other awards and decorations.

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