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ⓘ 1969 in fine arts of the Soviet Union




1969 in fine arts of the Soviet Union
                                     

ⓘ 1969 in fine arts of the Soviet Union

  • Exhibition "Ilya Repin and his pupils" was opened in the Museum of the Academy of Arts in Leningrad.
  • The Spring Exhibition of work by Leningrad artists of 1969 was opened in the Leningrad Union of Artists. The participants were Vladimir Andreev, Evgenia Antipova, Vsevolod Bazhenov, Veniamin Borisov, Nikolai Galakhov, Irina Dobrekova, Vecheslav Zagonek, Victor Korovin, Boris Kotik, Mikhail Kozell, Sergei Lastochkin, Dmitry Maevsky, Boris Maluev, Alexander Naumov, Yaroskav Nikolaev, Victor Otiev, Lev Ovchinnikov, Yuri Pavlov, Ivan Savenko, Vladimir Sakson, Alexander Semionov, Yuri Shablikin, Boris Shamanov, Alexander Shmidt, Elena Skuin, German Tatarinov, Ivan Varichev, Valery Vatenin, Lazar Yazgur, and other important Leningrad artists.
  • Exhibition of works by Mikhail Platunov was opened in the Leningrad Union of Artists.
                                     

1. Deaths

  • May 31 - Vasily Vatagin Russian: Ватагин Василий Алексеевич, Russian soviet sculptor, Peoples Artist of the Russian Federation, Stalin Prize winner born 1883.
  • June 12 - Aleksandr Deyneka Russian: Александр Александрович Дейнека, Russian soviet painter, Peoples Artist of the USSR, Stalin Prize winner born 1899.
  • March 1 - Mikhail Kurilko Russian: Курилко Михаил Иванович, Russian soviet theatre artist born 1880.
  • August 30 - Vladislav Anisovich Russian: Анисович Владислав Леопольдович, Russian soviet painter and art educator born 1908.
  • March 6 - Nadya Rusheva Russian: Надежда Николаевна Рушева, Russian soviet graphic artist born 1952.
  • May 18 - Yacob Romas Russian: Ромас Яков Дорофеевич, Russian soviet painter, Peoples Artist of the USSR born 1902.