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Russian painter Alex Chernigin

Swinging. Russian painter Alex Chernigin

Swinging. Russian painter Alex Chernigin

Russian painter Alex Chernigin – talented artist and designer. Creativity of Alexei is extremely interesting. An extraordinary technique of painting, modern outlook on life, the play of light and color, impressive compositions, gorgeous scenery, and beautiful still life – characteristic features of the artist’s paintings. Born in 1975 in Nizhny Novgorod into a family of well-known Russian artist Alexander Chernigin, Alex grew up in a creative atmosphere. He studied painting and graphic design in the Nizhny Novgorod Art School (1990-1994). Then, graduated from Nizhny Novgorod State Architecture and Construction University with a degree in “Industrial Design” in 2000. Alex Chernigin engaged in painting, graphics, interior design, and photography. In 1998 – he became a member of the Union of Artists of Russia. Regular participant of personal, regional, national and international exhibitions, his works are in private and museum collections in Russia and abroad.

Against the current, oil on canvas, 2013. Russian painter Alex Chernigin

Against the current, oil on canvas, 2013. Russian painter Alex Chernigin

Alex Chernigin lives and works in Nizhny Novgorod, since 2001 he has taught at the Art Institute of Humanities and at Nizhny Novgorod State University of Civil Engineering at the Department of “Interior Design”. Oil on canvas painting by Alexei Chernigin – bright light, giving positive emotions and mood.

Russian painter Alex Chernigin

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