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On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Honored Artist of Russia, an active public figure of culture, spiritual ascetic in creativity, a patriot who sincerely loved Russia. August 25 - anniversary of Gennady Pavlovich Sorogin, Honored Artist of Rus

Painting, XX century

Description of the artwork «On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Honored Artist of Russia, an active public figure of culture, spiritual ascetic in creativity, a patriot who sincerely loved Russia. August 25 - anniversary of Gennady Pavlovich Sorogin, Honored Artist of Rus»

It seems that the agitated water, against the background of which the great composer is depicted, the thin twigs of willows, move in unison with his sound vibrations of the soul. His painting recalls the famous First Concerto for Piano and Orchestra .. The artist himself was very fond of classical music and often listened to it when he worked, drawing inspiration from divine sounds. (This picture is in the hall of the Kolomna Musical College.).The artist fell in love with Kolomna near Moscow with all his heart, calling it his second homeland. ) His paintings "Poets" are widely known (it shows a group portrait of Alexander Blok, Sergei Yesenin and Vladimir Mayakovsky. They are so different in personality and creative aspirations, they were united by their deep involvement in the most important historical events of the era, in the fate of Russia, their people. the community of poets was skillfully emphasized by the artist in a sonorous canvas that conveys the romance of the revolutionary years. The work is in the Kolomna Union of Artists), "Spill on the Oka," Spring in Kolomna ", the triptych" Land introduced ". At the first zonal exhibition" Moscow Region "triptych" Spring Land "(1980) attracted a lot of attention. It was noted that this work is not only a significant stage in the work of the artist himself., But also a new word in the interpretation of the topic of labor. G.P. feeling the beauty of their native nature. The triptych merged the early lyrical and later romantic aspirations of the painter. The central part depicts a young family, located at the edge of the field, on the side parts - "Spring" and "Primrose-artist continues the theme of the inseparable connection between man and nature. Nature in the paintings of G.P. Sorogin often serves as a means of revealing the transmitted emotional state of the heroes, their psychological portrait, the strings of the soul. All paintings by G.P.Sorogin are very musical. His canvas "Birth of a Melody" (1974), dedicated to Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, has a bewitching magic. . as if one feels a wide free melody that has captured the composer. With the help of original color, plastic, technical discoveries, the author manages to convey not material - to depict linear rhythms, as if folding into powerful chords. The artist seeks to convey the fusion of the human soul with the beauty of nature and the birth of an amazing melody ...It seems that the agitated water, against the background of which the great composer is depicted, the thin twigs of willows, move in unison with his sound vibrations of the soul. His painting recalls the famous First Concerto for Piano and Orchestra .. The artist himself was very fond of classical music and often listened to it when he worked, drawing inspiration from divine sounds. (This picture is in the hall of the Kolomna Musical College.).
The portraits he created are magnificent. Lively, plastic, colorful accurately conveying the psychology, character of a person: "portrait of the surgeon P. V. Popov", "Portrait of a woman" "Portrait of the artist M. S. Kuzmin," Portrait of the mother "and" Rimma "and others. His portraits beauties of a wife, a best friend and a muse take a separate place. The portrait "Behind embroidery" can be safely called a pearl of painting. The richness and harmony of color, soft enveloping light, plein-air lightness and professional skill in it conquer. Smoothness, fluidity of lines, grace of silhouette, meek serenity, concentration in the face of purity, white snow outside the window create a delightful female image in which earthly and spiritual beauty are merged.Variants of this work, made to order, scattered around the world and adorn many foreign galleries and private collections.
And yet, the main thing in Gennady Sorogin's work was always the historical picture. He was always worried about the fate of Russia and was interested in its great historical past. His painting "1905 in Kolomna" is addressed to the revolutionary history of Kolomna. The artist depicted the moment of the collision of the revolutionary workers with the Cossack cavalry. The acuteness of the conflict is emphasized by the dynamic composition and the coloristic structure of the painting - the clash of intense colorful tones.
. Back in 1957 he created a sketch for his famous epic painting "For the Russian land!" In 1980, in Kolomna, Gennady Pavlovich held a personal exhibition. On it, for the first time, he introduced the audience to his new work, a sketch for the painting "Dmitry Donskoy's Entry into Kolomna." The sketch is interesting in composition, beautiful in color. It is perceived as a finished work. 1985 at the II-nd zonal exhibition "Moscow Region" the painting "For the Russian Land!" The picture, as many noted, was written in the fine traditions of the Russian realistic school. The composition of the canvas is built diagonally, it is dynamic, the coloring is restrained, tense, alarming. In the center, Dmitry Donskoy, he came to Kolomna to, together with his soldiers, stand up to protect the Russian land from foreign aliens. He is on a white horse, a red-orange cloak distinguishes him from the general mass, making him the main figure of the composition. In his appearance, courage, determination, inflexibility, confidence in the correctness of his mission. He addresses the warriors with a parting Word, raising their fighting spirit and confidence. in Victory. The priest blesses for a righteous deed. A rich, active, dense color fills the pictorial form of the work with living content. Powerful colors, bold strokes. Enable the viewer to feel the severity. Anxiety of those days, confidence in victory for a just cause. The picture fosters a sense of duty to the Motherland, patriotism.
Honored Artist of Russia since 1986. Gennady Pavlovich Sorogin did not dream of titles, he did not attach importance to the awards to which he was represented, the head of the city, and the governor .. Seeing what an invaluable contribution he made to culture, he was asked to apply for the title of People's Artist, but he was focused on creativity, he was in a hurry to realize his plans. with all his heart he was rooting for the fate of Russia, believed in it .. He created several works on spiritual, religious themes. Now they are in the place with the painting "For the Russian land are in the basement hall of the Old Golutvin monastery in Kolomna. e years., when the conflict between the people and the authorities was brewing, he begins to create another historical canvas "Bells of Russia" (In the picture Peter 1, breaking off the bells and the people looking at him. What power is in this silent look of people!) Unfortunately, a terrible disease is not let him finish this work. No matter how bad the artist felt, he never dropped the brush. "While you go, go," he said.
Pictures
artist are in the State Tretyakov Gallery, in the Russian Museum, in art
museums in Penza, Kirov, Perm, Sverdlovsk, Kostroma, Serpukhov, in the Kolomna Museum of Local Lore, in India, in Germany, in foreign galleries, in private
meetings in Russia and abroad. Gennady Pavlovich Sorogin made a huge contribution to the culture of our city, country and world. He created many wonderful works, permeated with endless love for Russia, the Russian people, pain and anxiety for the fate of the Motherland and pride in its heroic past, faith in its special mission ... Poster from the painting "Russian Land! Entry of Dmitry Donskoy to Kolomna." decorates the walls of our ancient Kolomna Kremlin
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Art form: Painting

Subject and objects: Landscape, Architecture, Urban landscape

Style of art: Realism

Technique: Oil

Materials: Canvas

Date of creation: XX century

Location: Tatyana Sorogina