The Mardjani Foundation and “Inzhir” Gallery invite to the exhibition “Towards the Sun” by Alexandr Akilov

The exibition will be open at the "Inzhir" Gallery (Moscow, Bolshaya Dmitrovka st., 22)

from 11 December 2011 till 10 January 2012.


Curriculum vitae

  • 1951: born in Dushanbe, Tajikistan
  • 1967–1971: Republican School of Arts, Dushanbe, Tajikistan (Master G. Kuzmin)
  • 1971–1977: Department of Fine Arts, All-Union Institute of Cinematography (masters B. Nemensky and V. Tokarev)
  • Member of the USSR Union of Artists
  • USSR Union of Artists fellowship

Since 1976 participates in exhibitions yearly at regional, all-Union, and international level.

Personal Exhibitions

  • 1989: Dushanbe, Tajikistan
  • 1996: M'ARS gallery, Moscow, Russia
  • 1996: Foenix Cultural Centre, Moscow, Russia
  • 1997: Aix en Provence, France
  • 2000: Central House of Artists, Moscow,Russia
  • 2003: Central House of Artists, Moscow,Russia
  • 2006: The Solana Gallery, London, UK
  • 2007: The State Oriental Art Museum, Moscow, Russia

Museum Collections

  • The State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia
  • The State Oriental Art Museum, Moscow, Russia
  • Kalmyk Fine Art Gallery, Elista, Russia
  • The State Plyos Museum and Preserve, Plyos, Russia
  • The Bekhzod Museum, Dushanbe, Tajikistan

The artist's works are kept in private collections in Tajikistan, Russia, the USA, Sweden, Finland, France, Germany, UK, and Japan.

Catalogue "Alexandr Akilov. Painting"