Sergey Ignatenko is active/lives in Belarus. Sergey Ignatenko is known for figure painting, teaching.
Sergey Ignatenko was born 1975, in Gomel, the Republic of Belarus.
At the young age of eleven Ignatenko was accepted into art school.
During his training he participated in numerous local and national
exhibitions and competitions.
Graduating from the school in 1990,
Ignatenko was accepted into the Gomel Art College's painting
department, from which he graduated in 1995. In 1996 he began studies
at the Belarusian State Art Academy in Minsk, where he had the
privilege of studying painting with great masters of Belarus and the
USSR like Dancig, Marochkin, Savickiy, and more.
Graduating in 2002, he
returned to his native Gomel to teach at Gomel Art College. Sergey
Ignatenko is a member of the Belarusian Artist Guild and operates his
own studio, working on both commissioned and noncommissioned projects.
The artworks are in collections in the USA, United Kingdom, Japan,
France, Germany, Denmark, Israel, Belarus, Ukraine, Russia, Spain,
Netherlands, Lithuania, Norway.
Website of the artist
Sergey Ignatenko was born in Gomel, Belarus in 1975. His career
began in art school. As a child, he fiddled with paint and paintbrush
and made figurative pictures with his mother's and sister's portraits.
They were his models.
In 1997 he successfully accomplished his studies in A. Hlebaw Minsk
High School of Art. During his studying years he recommended
himself as a respected artist and was also accepted to the Belarusian
Artists Guild. He grew very fond of the impressionist artists and
He spent many years perfecting his personal and individual style but
never forgot the everlasting influence of impressionism which he fell
in love with as a boy. His artwork has a nostalgia and
romanticism of a past time.