Alexander
Petrovich Rakov

Russia • 1955−2003

Biography and information

Born in the city of Kasli. He graduated from GPTU № 18 with a degree locksmith, engraver of art castings (1974). Created the fishnet module "Palmetta" iron hall "Ural Suite" (1974). Worked as a patternmaker in the office of the chief sculptor KMZ (1975-1976, 1978). The author of the modules openwork "Flower" (1976), "Eternal flame" (1978) and openwork boxes No. 29 (1978). After military service, he worked as a patternmaker (1978) in Trekhgorny (Zlatoust-36), where in 1996 for his skilful restoration of the sculptures in bronze and cast iron received 2-nd category of the restorer on metal.