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Yuri Pimenov

 (1903 - 1977)
Yuri Ivanovich (Georgy) Pimenov was active/lived in Russian Federation.  Yuri Pimenov is known for propaganda figure and genre painting, set design.

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Yuri Pimenov


Yuri Pimenov was a painter, graphic and theatre set-design artist. His painting subjects were portraits, figure, landscape, genre, still life and Soviet propaganda. From 1920-1925, he studied in the Printing Faculty of the All-Russia Art and Technology Workshops in the classes of S.V. Malyutin and V.A. Favorsky.

He was a founding member of the Society of Easel Painters (1925). When the Society disbanded, he joined the Izobrigada group. Between 1945-1972, he taught painting in the art faculty at the All Union Cinematography Institute.

A people's artist of the USSR, he was a Full Member of the Academy of Arts of the USSR, and Laureate of the Lenin and State Awards of the USSR. In the 1920s, Pimenov participated in the Society   ...  Displaying 750 of 1890 characters.



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About  Yuri Pimenov

Born:  1903 - Russia
Died:   1977 - Russia
Known for:  propaganda figure and genre painting, set design