||Graphic artist, monumental-decorative artist, art critic. Born in February
17, 1929 in the city of Vladyvostok. Studied at Vilnius Art Institute (1947-48), teacher
Y. Kuzminskis; graduated from KhSAI (1948-53), teachers H.Bondarenko, V.Myronenko,
Y.Daits, A.Strakhov, a post-graduate course at M T.Rylsky Institute of Art Studies, Folk
Arts and Ethnography, AS Ukr. SSR (1956-60), head V.Kasian. Member of KhB UAU since 1972.
Participant in Republican, All-Ukrainian, All-Union and foreign exhibitions since 1954.
Personal exhibitions: Kharkiv - 1969, 1995, 1998; Simferopol -1997. Works at KhAS,
teacher. As an art critic has been published since 1954. Author of album “Fedir Hnidy”
(K., 1980), numerous catalogues, booklets, magazine articles on problems of Ukrainian
ornamental folk art and modern painting.
Address: flat 100, 6 Novhorodska str., Kharkiv,
61195, Ukraine; tel.: 325210.