16.10.2017 - 16.11.2017
Tallinn, Kaarli pst. 8 Rios Art Gallery
Anatoli Strakhov (born 1946)
From 1963 to 1967 he studied in the art school of Tshinvali, from 1971 to 1976 – in the Art Institute of the Estonian SSR. Lives and works in Tallinn. Member of the Union of Artists of Estonia and the Association of Russian Artists in Estonia. Since 1975 he takes part in republican and international exhibitions. His one-man-shows have taken place in local galleries as well as abroad. His works are in the private collections of the U.S.A., Finland, Italy,France, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Japan, Russia, Estonia etc. "The works of Anatoli Strakhov, rendering masterly the effect of different materials and surfaces, balance on the strange verge of conservatism and experiment, materiality and irreality and the quivering glow of his textures and meanings can never be definitively unriddled. " He has shown his works in more than 30 group and personal exhibitions.