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1817, Theodosia - 1900, ibidem

Theodosia Painter, graphic artist. Studied at the Imperial Academy of Arts (1833-1838). Fellow of the Imperial Academy of Arts in the Crimea and Italy (1838-1844). Academician (1844), professor (1847), honorary member of the Imperial Academy of Arts (1887). Member of the Accademia di San Luca in Rome (1840) and the academies of Paris (1843), Amsterdam (1845), Florence (1875) and Stuttgart (1879). Contributed to around 120 exhibitions (from 1835). Contributed to the exhibitions of the Imperial Academy of Arts (1835-1900), Paris Salon (1843, 1879), Society of Exhibitions of Works of An (1876-1883), Moscow Society of Lovers of the Arts (1881), Pan-Russian Exhibitions in Moscow (1882) and Nizhny Novgorod (1896), International Exhibitions in Philadelphia (1876), Munich (1879) and Berlin (1886) and the World Exhibitions in Paris (1858, 1878), London (1863) and Chicago (1893). Awarded the Legion d'honneur (1857). Lived and worked in Theodosia, where he founded the General Art Studios (1865) and the Theodosia Picture Gallery (1880). 

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Year: 2017 | An interactive program | Language: Russian
Year: 2016 | A multimedia film | Language: Russian | Duration: 12:48

The film presents works of Ivan Aivazovsky, a world-known Russian painter who was the artist of the Chief Naval Headquarters.

Year: 2015 | A multimedia film | Language: Russian | Duration: 03:34
Year: 2014 | An interactive program | Language: Russian, English, Italian

Multimedia program combines about 500 works of Russian artists who worked in Italy and of Italian masters who left their trace in Russian art, including those who contrib¬uted greatly to the architectural image of the Russian Museum palaces.

Year: 2007 | A video film | Language: Russian | Duration: 25:46
Year: 2002 | A video film | Language: Russian, English | Duration: 13:00
Year: 2001 | A video film | Language: Russian, English, Spanish | Duration: 26:00

This film tells about life and work of one of the most fascinating and richly talented artists of Russia. He was born in poor armenian family in the town of Feodosiya  (the Crimea). His talent earned him a great popularity all over the World.

Year: 2000 | A video film | Language: Russian | Duration: 26:02
Year: 2000 | An interactive program | Language: Russian

Online lectures

Naval battles on the canvases of Ivan Aivazovsky. A Lecture

А.В. Прозорова, О.К. Цехановская

21 February 2017

Ivan Aivazovsky - the artist of the Chief Naval Headquaters. A Lecture

А.В. Прозорова, О.К. Цехановская

07 February 2017

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