Alex Motylev, Birth of written language, mixed media on paper, 53 x 78 cm, 1996
Birth of Written Language
1956 Born in Vyksa, Nizhegorodsky region.
Since 1982 Lives in St.-Petersburg
1990 Graduated from the Academy of Industrial Art and Design, Interior Design department.
1994 A member of the Artists Union of Russia
Works in graphic, sculpture, decorative art.
1997 1st award in competition at “Window to Holland” exhibition. Netherlands Consulate in St.-Petersburg. Graphic workshop.
Since 1994 Participates in all biggest season exhibitions of the Artists Union of Russia. Manezh Gallery. St.-Petersburg
1998 Group exhibition in Rochester City, NY.
1999 Group exhibition in Santa Barbara, CA.
2000 Artexpo San Francisco, CA.
2000 Solo exhibition, Belyj Svet gallery, Tver.
2001 Artexpo New York, NY.
2003 Group exhibition at Mr. and Mrs. Tovbin home. San Francisco, CA.
2003 Group exhibition at Mr. and Mrs. Portnoy. Hillsborough, CA.
2004 Group exhibition at Artodox Publishing place. San Francisco, CA.
2007 The Mix: Russian Modern Art. Group exhibition at Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA
Paintings are kept in private collections in Netherlands, England, Spain and Canada.