Valentin
Alekseevich Popkov

Russia • born in 1941

Biography and information

Painter. Member of the Union of artists of the USSR. Honored artist of the RSFSR (1979), Honored artist of the Republic of Mordovia, people's artist of the Republic of Mordovia, a member of the Union of artists of the USSR (1970), systematic art education has received in the Kazan art school (1964), a master of still life, landscape, portrait, genre compositions on historical themes, painter and graphic artist. Member of the international (Bulgaria, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Hungary, Cuba, Germany, Cyprus), all-Union, all-Russia, Republican, zonal and regional art exhibitions. Work included in the collections of the State Tretyakov gallery, art museums of Saratov, Volgograd, Ulyanovsk, exhibition organizations of the Union of artists of Russia and other private collections in Russia and abroad.