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Portrait painting

17 artworks in collection • Collecting Nikolay Sednin

The cycle "Portraits". 1998-2018 Work on custom-made pictorial portraits began after the artist moved to Moscow. In 2000, Nikolai Sednin was the author of the first full-length portrait of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. Over the next years, the artist fulfills orders for portraits of famous figures of politics, business and culture, meets with Tatyana Panich, President of the Ardena Foundation for Support of Social Educational and Cultural Programs, French film actor Pierre Richard, People's Artist of Russia Vladimir Etush, outstanding fashion designer Pierre Cardin, President World Association of Women Entrepreneurs Leila Hayat. In 2002, in the State Duma of the Russian Federation, works from the series “Portraits” were presented in the project “Di-Art - Art of the 21st Century”. In 2012, the portrait of Vladimir Etush “The Great Illusionist” is exhibited as part of the international art project of the VIP gallery “Ardena” “Masterpieces of the Future and the Present. The works of outstanding contemporary artists and antique paintings of the XVIII — XX centuries. ”

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