Alexei Belykh
Spring beyond Volga

Alexei Belykh


In 1952, Belykh took part in the All Union Exhibition of Amateur Artists. He was subsequently invited to enter the Surikov Institute of Art. Following graduation, Belykh returned to Kostroma where he worked as a teacher at the College of Art. Labourers are the main theme of Belykh's work and, in 1964, he created a number of canvases regarding people in the lumber industry.