Born into a creative family of the Moscow intelligentsia. Mother - Tokareva, Valentina Vikentievna a wonderful artist, a gifted teacher and an amazing person, brought up not one generation of famous artists. The father was a talented sculptor, gambling and athlete, who tragically died when Sergey was only three years old.
Sergey graduated from the theater Department of the faculty of painting, Moscow state art Institute. V. I. Surikov in 1974, His teachers were famous artists and figures of arts M. M. Kurilko-Ryumin, V. F. Ryndin, M. V. Alpatov, D. K. Mochalsky. Important role in the life and development of Sergey as an artist was played by the family of Professor N. N. Soboleva - the Honored worker of arts, doctors of art criticism, artist and teacher. He, his wife and their daughter (godmother's mom) was a friend of the family Tokarevich 64. S. E. Turner defended his dissertation and received the title of associate Professor, was admitted to the Moscow Union of artists (section of theatre and cinema), and eventually joined the Board of the Union of artists. Already first job in theatre design and costumes for the play by E. Braginsky and E. Ryazanov "the family" (Moscow academic theatre of Vladimir Mayakovsky, 1974) have demonstrated a new approach to the creation of a visual imagery of the play, which allowed much deeper to reveal the contents of the drama.
Creative search create extraordinary decorative solutions continued in other productions: - "During the life of Shakespeare" A. Ramea; "the Blind Sultan," N. Hikmet; "Biography" by M. Frisch at the Moscow drama theater. N. In. Gogol. For 13 years (1975-1988) S. E. Tokarev worked as a chief artist of the national theatre I GPZ, where he was decorated with performances of the works of A. Pushkin, L. N. Tolstoy, Rasputin and other domestic and foreign authors.
Important works of Sergei Sokolov in the field of easel and book graphics. They are decorated and illustrated books by authors such as N. Gogol, N. Nekrasov, A. Chekhov, A., Stevenson, Conan Doyle, Dreiser, and others.
Last years S. E. Tokareva in set design associated with the Moscow drama theatre. M. N. Yermolova; they feature the performances of "Scenes of family happiness" by Alexander Ostrovsky; "the young Lady-the Peasant" by A. S. Pushkin (small stage); "the wardrobe mistress" by A. Sergeeva (the second stage). The play "can it be true that very Tatyana?" (based on the novel of Pushkin "Eugene Onegin"), with set and costumes Sergey became the winner of festival "Golden knight" in 2005.
1972 all-Union exhibition of student work. Academy of fine arts. Leningrad
1973 "Young theatre artists." Moscow
1974 "the End of the season" (in WTO). Moscow
1975 "the End of the season" (in WTO). Moscow
Moscow youth exhibition
1976 "the End of the season" (in WTO). Moscow
All-Union exhibition of diploma works of students of art universities. Academy of fine arts. Moscow
Moscow youth exhibition
1977 all-Union retrospective exhibition of graduation works of students of art universities. Moscow
Youth spring exhibition. Moscow to the End of the season" (in WTO). Moscow
1978 Exhibition of Moscow artists. Central house of artists, Moscow
1979 "the End of the season" (in WTO). Moscow
Spring exhibition "Theatre and cinema". Moscow
The exhibition of theatrical artists in the theater. M. V. Ermolova. Moscow
1980 Triennial of the Baltic States. Diploma 3rd degree for the design of the book depicted "Talk seriously".
All-Union exhibition of theater artists. Moscow
1981 "the End of the season" (in WTO). Moscow
1982 Exhibition "50 years of MOSH"
1984 Zonal exhibition of Moscow artists
Exhibition dedicated to the 12th Festival of youth and students. Moscow
1987 Exhibition of Moscow artists. CHA. Moscow
1989 Exhibition of "S. E. Tokarev - the teacher and the students." Moscow
1991 Exhibition of Moscow artists. Gallery "Alpenrose".
1996 Exhibition of Moscow artists. The "new gallery" on the Garden
2002 Personal exhibition in the theater and exhibition center. Seoul, Republic Of Korea
2003 Personal exhibition at the Russian Embassy. Seoul, Republic Of Korea
2005 Personal exhibition in the Parliament of the Republic of Korea. Seoul
2008 Personal exhibition in exhibition hall of Moscow Union of artists in Starosadskiy lane. Moscow
Work in the theater
1974. Moscow academic theatre. V. V. Mayakovsky. E. Braginsky and E. Ryazanov "Relatives".
1975. Moscow drama theatre. N. V. Gogol. N. Ivanov and V. Trifonov "67 diagonal".
1976. National theatre of the 1st ili, Moscow. 3. Tobolkin "Those who took the war." Diploma of I -St degree at the all-Union competition of Folk theatres.
1978. National theatre of the 1st ili, Moscow. Brian Frisch "Honorary citizens". L. N. Tolstoy "the Power of darkness".
1979. National theatre of the 1st ili, Moscow. K. Ikramov, "If we once again return to this land". V. Rasputin "the Last time".
Moscow drama theatre. N. V. Gogol. Remizov A. "During the life of Shakespeare".
1980. National theatre of the 1st ili, Moscow. V. Rasputin "Money for Maria".
1981. National theatre 1-gulps, Moscow. Azat Abdullin, "13th President". L. Ustinov "City without love".
Concert hall of the Olympic village. Chamber ballet of Rosconcert "Chimes".
1982. GTSKZ "Russia". Moscow chamber ballet "Chimes".
National theatre 1-gulps, Moscow. Bulwer Lytton, "Richelieu, or the Conspiracy".
GITIS M. Zoshchenko "Letter to the writer".
1983. National theatre of the 1st ili, Moscow. Arkhipov Threshold.
I. Pogonov "Anchutka".
1984. National theatre of the 1st ili, Moscow. Eduard Uspensky "Uncle Fyodor, dog and cat."
1985. National theatre of the 1st ili, Moscow. Charles Perrault's "Sleeping beauty".
H. C. Andersen "the snow Queen".
1986. Moscow drama theatre. N. V. Gogol. V. Rozanov "Intimate Comedy".
1987. Russian drama theatre. A. M. Gorky, Minsk. M. Zoshchenko "Letter to the writer".
1988. Moscow drama theatre. N. V. Gogol. Max Frisch "Biography".
National theatre of the 1st ili, Moscow. S. Sadako "Two evenings with Pushkin".
1996. Moscow drama theatre. M. N. Yermolova. Director V. Andreev, based on the play by Alexander Ostrovsky's "the Picture of family happiness."
1997. Moscow drama theatre. M. N. Yermolova. Director N. Britaev, based on the play of A. S. Pushkin's "mistress into maid".
1998. Moscow drama theatre. M. N. Yermolova. Director N. Britaev on the play by Alexander Sergeyev "wardrobe mistress".
2005. Moscow drama theatre. M. V. Ermolova. Director G. Entin, scenes from "Eugene Onegin" based on the novel of A. S. Pushkin and P. I. Tchaikovsky's Opera "can it be true that very Tatyana?".
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