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Nikolai Kolyada

Country: Russia

Name: Nikolai Kolyada

Web: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100012700539901


Statement:

The artist works in the technique of Japanese ink painting -sumi-e. Born in 1974 in the city of Nalchik in Kabardino -Balkaria. He is a member of the Regional Creative Union  of Artists of Japanese painting Sumi-e (Russia)





Since 2011 studies the technique sumi-e under the direction of artist Alexandra Vasilyeva (Member of the International Association of calligraphy and ink painting. Tokyo, Japan. The deputy chairman of the Moscow branch of the Society «Russia-Japan» for the cultural work);






Since 2014 being trained under the guidance of Japanese masters Mitie Takedzava (Member of the Executive Board of the National Academy of ink painting and the International Council of painting sumi-e) and Ikke Kitazawa (Vice-President of the National Academy of ink painting).






In 2015, he graduated from a three-year courses of painting sumi-e in the cultural and business center <Japan House> and got one's own seal and the art pseudonym <ko-va> - <The man who makes himself a higher, better>.

In his work combines the tradition of Japanese and Russian paintings.







Exhibitions:

 

2016

January/February: <The way of a sword and a brush> on <he Way of the Samurai> project. Shopping Center <Aviapark>. Moscow, Russia;

<Monkey is the symbol of the 2016>. The State Museum of Ch. Darwin. Moscow, Russia.






2015

April: 20 annual international exhibition of the National Academy of ink painting (Kokuga suybokuin-ten). Tokyo, Japan;

Festival of Japanese culture <Hinode - 2015>. Moscow, Russia;

June: <Owls gentle>. The Club of Oriental painting and calligraphy - <Chainka>. Moscow, Russia;

October: <Falconry: fun of shoguns and samurais> within the framework of the festival <Japanese Autumn - 2015>. Kolomenskoye Estate Museum. Moscow, Russia;

<Fuji Wind> within the framework of the festival <Japanese Autumn - 2015>. The Museum of Zelenograd. Russia;

<Harmony of simplicity: Tea. Flower. Ink> within the framework of the festival <Japanese Autumn - 2015>. State library of foreign literature of

M.I. Rudomino. Moscow, Russia;

October-November: <Owls gentle>. The State biological museum of

K.A. Timiryazev. Moscow, Russia;

November: <Watercolor - 2015>, the International Federation of watercolorists and the <Akvazhivopis> Federation at the International Art Fund (the Moscow Association of Artists), exhibition hall <Tushino>. Moscow, Russia;

December: <The way of a sword and a brush> on <the Way of the Samurai> project. Shopping Center <Aviapark>. Moscow, Russia.





2014

April: 19 annual international exhibition of the National Academy of ink painting (Kokuga suybokuin-ten). Tokyo, Japan;

May: <Istra - Taikai>, opening the season on the Kyu-do -shooting the traditional Japanese bow. Istra, Russia;

September: <Birds in the clouds> - an exhibition dedicated to the 370th anniversary of the Japanese poet Matsuo Basho within the framework of the festival <Japanese Autumn - 2014>. The State Museum of Ch. Darwin. Moscow, Russia.



Won AA001 paper sample pack of Hmay in 1st HAS painting competition



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Let's enjoy sumi-e painting and brush calligraphy together!