giovedì, agosto 23, 2012

Serge Marshennikov, 1971 | Figurative painter



Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter


Serge Marshennikov has won awards, including the Chairman’s Choice Award and Certificate of Excellence from the International Art Renewal Center’s salon, and he was chosen as on of the “Top 30” by the Portrait Society of America in 2008.
His one-man shows after college were a success, and his paintings are in demand and have sold in Russia and in presitgious auction houses like Christie's London and Bonham's in Knightbridge. His paintings are in museums in the United States, and in important private collections internationally.

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Cергей Маршенников was born in Ufa, Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia. His grandfather was the general manager of a horse breeding company, his father, an electrical engineer and his mother was in preschool education. From the earliest of times, Serge was always drawing, painting and sculpting from any material he could land his hands on. His Mother encouraged Serge to study and from early childhood and he had a succession of private teachers and art studies he attended.
After receiving a number of awards for his children’s watercolor and pastel paintings, Serge decided to become a professional painter. In 1995 he finished the Ufa Art College and then continued education at one of the most prestigious art academies in the world, The Repin Academy of Fine Art in St. Petersburg, Russia. As one of the most talented graduates of the academy, Serge was offered to stay for post-graduate studies at the studio of the Academician, Rector of the Academy, Professor Milnikov.

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter

Serge Marshennikov 1971 | Russian Figurative painter



Marshennikov continued to exhibit his paintings in both St Petersburg and Ufa. His graduation artwork was noticed by the Brownwood University faculty member as well as Hardin-Simmons University, where he was invited to exhibit as well.
His talent didn’t go unnoticed and his art is in much demand.
Delicate female oil portraits draw attention and interest of art collectors all over the world. Some of his artworks are on permanent display in the Museum of Modern Art (El Paso), in The Grace Museum (Abilene), as well as many important private collections in Russia, England, Denmark, France and Japan. Serge Marshennikov’s paintings also have been sold on famous Christie’s (London) and Bonham’s (Knightsbridge) art auctions.







Serge Marshennikov è un pittore russo, nato nel 1971 a Ufa (Bashkiria, URSS). Sin da piccolo è stato incoraggiato dalla madre a studiare ed ha avuto degli insegnanti privati, frequentando anche svariati studi d’arte. Dopo aver ricevuto un gran numero di premi per i dipinti di acquerello e pastello, Serge decise di diventare un pittore professionista.
I suoi dipinti, realizzati con colori ad olio su tela, mostrano una femminilità delicata e sensuale.
Le sue opere sono state esposte in varie e importanti gallerie d’arte, ed hanno catturato l’attenzione e il cuore di molti collezionisti. I suoi quadri sono in mostra permanente nel Museo d’arte moderna (El Paso), in The Grace Museum (Abilene), così come in molte collezioni private in Russia, Inghilterra, Danimarca, Francia e Giappone.
Più di recente, i dipinti di Serge Marshennikov sono stati venduti tramite case d’aste, compresa la famosa Christie di Londra e Bonham in Knightsbridge.