Grygoriev Sergiy Oleksiyovych
Grygoriev Sergiy Oleksiyovych – was born on 5th July, 1910 in Lugansk. He studied at Zaporozhye Art School and the Kyiv Art Institute. Teachers: Neva V., Kuznetsov M., Kupriyanov M., L. Bruni, V., Krichevsky F. Worked in the field of easel painting. Since 1933 he took part in republican, all-Union and international exhibitions. In 1948 he was awarded with the title of the USSR Honored Artist, and in 1951 the USSR National Artist. Corresponding member of the USSR Academy of Arts. Member of the USSR Academy of Arts. The main works are "On the beach", "At meetings", "In the family", "Goalkeeper", "Admission to the Komsomol", "Discussion of the deuce", "Mother", "Children" and others. Serhiy Oleksiyovych died on 9th April, 1988.