Gennadi Sorogin

Gennadi Sorogin

Gennadi Sorogin was born in 1930 in Serov, in the Ural Mountains. He graduated from Sverdlovsk (now Ekaterinburg) Art School in 1950. He then went on to study at the Surikov Institute under P.P. Sokolov-Skalya and V.G.Tsyplakov. He graduated from the Institute with honors in 1956. He died in 2004.

Exhibitions partial list

Awards:(partial list)

Titled "Honored Artist of Russia"

Exhibitions:(partial list)

Solo exhibitions in Russia and the former Soviet Union as well as abroad in locations such as Germany and Czechoslovakia

Collections:(partial list)

Paintings in the Tretyakov Gallery (Museum) as well as museums in Penz, Kirov, Perm, Sverdlovsk, Kostrom, and Serpukhov and in private collections worldwide

Books:(partial list)
1998 Socialist Realist Painting, by Matthew Cullerne Bown

p. 337, Campaigns of Yore, 1956, Oil on Canvas, 87 x 72 in., Academy of Arts Museum, St. Petersburg