(1894 - 1984)
Nicolai S. (Nicola) Cikovsky was active/lived in New York / Russian Federation, Poland. Nicolai Cikovsky is known for shore landscape, figure and portrait painting, printmaking.
Landscape and figure painter Nicolai S. Cikovsky, 1894-1984, was born
in Russia, where he studied at the Vilna Art School, 1910-1914; the
Penza Royal Art School, 1914-1918; and Moscow High Tech Art Institute,
1921-1923. He emigrated to the United States in 1923, exhibiting
in that year in New York City at the Charles Daniels Gallery. In
1942, Cikovsky began spending summers on Long Island, New York, in the
North Sea area, where he moved permanently in the late 1970s. He
painted many land and seascapes there, and is said to have been an
influence on two well-known area painters, Jane Freilicher and
Cikovsky was a member of New York City
institutions, including the National Academy of Desi ... Displaying 750 of 10279 characters.