Artist Repin Alexander Ivanovich

Country: Russian Federation
City: Perm

Alexander Ivanovich Repin

Creativity Alexander Ivanovich Repin went far beyond the Kama region, becoming the phenomenon was largely determined by the development of landscape painting in the Urals in the 60-90-ies. XX century.

Alexander Repin born October 14, 1925 in the village of Shalyubaylovo Sverdlovsk region. In 1942 he entered the Yekaterinburg (formerly Sverdlovsk) taught art-School, from which he graduated, however, did not, as became a student of the Military Medical School (1943-1944). In 1944 he was sent to the front and served in the Polish Army. Demobilized in June 1945, he continued his studies at the Sverdlovsk Art School, graduated in 1952. Graduate work A.I.Repina became genre composition "Mamin-Siberian and Ural Denisov." And then began his teaching path A.I.Repina: until 1957 he taught drawing in Borowski (now a district of Solikamsk). Adopted on a permanent job in the art workshops in Perm branch of Union of Artists of Russia, A.I.Repin since 1953 participated in exhibitions in 1963 was admitted to the Union of Artists.

A.I.Repin member of many regional and I, II, III and VII zonal exhibitions in Sverdlovsk, Perm, Chelyabinsk, Kurgan, Urals group exhibitions of artists in Moscow, he has held several solo exhibitions in Perm, as well as an exhibition in Vorovsk-Berezniki . A.I.Repina works are in the collections of Perm Art Gallery, Art Gallery Tchaikovsky, Solikamsky Local History Museum, Museum of the History of the Industrial district of Perm, in the Art Fund of Russia, the Ministry of Culture of Russia, as well as in private collections in Germany, Italy, USA , Japan and Russia. N.V.Kazarinova art critic, speaking about the stages of development of the Permian of fine art in the XX century, noted that in the late 1970s, in Perm planned movement of non-conformists, he stood at the origins of "A.Repin and young artists from the People's Freedom Street". In another work N.V.Kazarinova wrote: "Repin had a considerable influence on the youth his serious attitude to creativity, constant dissatisfaction, the relentless pursuit of mastering the secrets of skill. Above all, he turned to the serious nature étude. Then the artist aims to create such a landscape that would be synthesized understanding of the Urals. " Viewers remember such works by the artist as "Before the Storm" (1967), "On the Lake" (1969), "Summer", "Bridge Gubakha" (both - 1972), "The industrial landscape. Gubakha "," Kama "(both - 1974)," Ural "(1975)," The Apotheosis "," Silence "(both - 1980)," Spring is coming "(1984)," Stone Belt "(1988-1989) "Catharsis", "outer space" (both - 1991) and many others. Speaking about the role A.I.Repina in the artistic life of our region, art O.M.Vlasova wrote: "The artist Alexander Repin was a person with an extraordinary view of the world, with a sharp distinction between truth and falsehood, with great scenic talent. He learned to appreciate life in all its manifestations and was able to keep it in others. First of all - in artists ... ".

Unfortunately, A.I.Repin not managed to get a well-deserved award - the title of Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, although the documents on it and prepared. Death, serious illness followed after January 1, 1997, was interrupted by the life and career of a remarkable artist.


(V.S.Kolbas.1998 g)



Work list
Painting (Picture) : Autumn morning
1963 y. / 49x42 cm
250 000 Rubles
Painting (Picture) : Fog
1977 y. / 58x51 cm
250 000 Rubles