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Ilya Bolotowsky

 (1907 - 1981)
Ilya Bolotowsky was active/lived in New York, Wyoming / Russian Federation.  Ilya Bolotowsky is known for bio to geometric abstract painting, murals, teaching.

Ilya Bolotowsky

The following is excerpted from The New York Times, August 6, 2001 by Daniel Watkin:

"Shedding 7 Coats, a Beauty Emerges on a Hospital Wall"

For nearly six months, the men of Ward B-11 watched restorers chip and dissolve their way through seven coats of institutional paint.  They breathed the mingled odors of solvent and hospital food. They wondered at the stream of important-looking visitors to their day room.

And they witnessed the resurrection of a 1941 landmark of abstract art in America.

It is a mural by the Russian-born artist Ilya Bolotowsky in the circular day room at Goldwater Memorial Hospital on Roosevelt Island.  The 350-square- foot asse  ...  Displaying 750 of 23531 characters.

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About  Ilya Bolotowsky

Born:  1907 - St. Petersburg, Russia
Died:   1981 - Manhattan, New York
Known for:  bio to geometric abstract painting, murals, teaching