Konstantin
Nikitich Shchekotov

Russia • 1909−1975

Biography and information

(1909, Moscow — 1975, Omsk).

Painter. He studied at the Omsk art-industrial College named. Vrubel at the painting Department at V. P. Trofimov and S. J. Feldman (1924-1928).

In MGHI them.In.And.Surikov at the faculty of advanced training of artists in the Studio L. Y. Kramarenko (1935-1940).

In 1928-1935 he worked as a chief artist in the theatres of Omsk, Orekhovo-Zuevo, Moscow. In 1940 he received a personal invitation to the workshops of the Palace of Soviets in Moscow at the position of the artist in the workshop of I. M. Rabinovich. Since 1949, the Chairman of Omsk branch of Union of artists of the RSFSR. Solo exhibitions were held in Omsk in 1942,1949 in Omsk. In 1959-1961 years jubilee exhibition of the 50th anniversary of the birth and the 25th anniversary of creative activity was exhibited in the Omsk, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk.

Participant of exhibitions since 1943 the Permanent Exhibitor regional, regional, Republican, international exhibitions. Diploma of the Committee on art Affairs in 1949., medal agricultural exhibition in 1956 the artist's Works are in museums of Omsk, Yaroslavl, Novosibirsk, Chelyabinsk, formidable galleries and private collections in Russia and abroad.