Burliuk David Davidovich
Burliuk David Davidovich – was born in 21st of June, 1882 Semiotovshchina village, Kharkiv region. He studied at Kazan Art College, at Royal Academy of Arts in Munich, at F. Cormon`s studio in Paris. Ukrainian and Russian painter, graphic artist, poet, writer, art critic. He worked in the field of book graphics and theatrical-decorative art. One of the leaders of the Russian avant-garde and one of the "Jack of Diamonds" association organizers. He was also a member and exponent of a number of Moscow art associations and exhibitions. According to his contemporaries he is "the father of Russian Futurism." The organizer of the futurists group "Gilea". Artist lived and worked in Kazan, Odessa, Munich, Paris, St. Petersburg, Moscow, Ural. In 1920 the Artist moved to live abroad. The artist died in 15th of January, 1967 in New York.