Alexander Anatolievich Savelenko is a Russian artist, painter, graphic artist and the member of the Commonwealth of the Russian artists. He is a participant of numerous Russian and foreign exhibitions; the laureate of prestigious contests and awards. He is considered to be one of the establishers of the creative group “On the Earth”. The works of Alexander Savelenko are exhibited in museums and private collections in Russia, Turkey, Germany, Holland and the USA.
Alexander was born in 1986. He lives and works in Rostov-on-Don, and as an AVERY Portrait Gallery artist since 2011.
1996-2000 – Rostov Art School named after Chinenovs (teacher: S.V. Nesterov).
2001-2005 – Rostov Art College named after M.B. Grekov (teachers: V.I. Mamontov, M.O. Boyko, R.L. Lukyanov)
2005-2011 – The Institute of Architecture and Arts of the South federal University (teachers: A.F. Petukhov, A.A. Yartzeva, V.P. Kozlov, N.V. Orekhov)
Main awards and achievements
2003 – The Scholar of the Ministry of culture of Russian Federation “Young talents”.
2003 – The Laureate of the silver medal of the International competition “The Third youth Delphic games of Russia”, (Volgograd).
2009 – The Laureate of the award of the Rostov Region Governor V.F. Chub “For the prominent contribution into the development of culture and art of Don”.
2009 – The Laureate of the Award of the Mayor of Rostov-on-Don M.A. Chernishov for the first place in a city competition for “The achievements in a field of culture and art”.
2009 – Alexander was invited for “The voice direct line with Vladimir Putin” (Gostiny Dvor, Moscow)
2009 – The winner of the President All-Russian Forum “Break through”, (sport complex “Olimpiysky”, Moscow).
2010 – The participant of the All-Russian youth exhibition “Young artists of Russia”, (The Central Artist’s House”, Moscow).
2012 – The Laureate of the State scholarship of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation.
2012 – The Laureate of the award (for the third place) of the All-Russian painting and art drawing competition dedicated to the 175 years anniversary of Russian railroads, Marble Hall of the Russian ethnographic museum, Saint Petersburg.
2013 – The Laureate of the award of the Rostov Region Governor V.Y. Golubev “For the prominent contribution into the development of culture and art of Don”.
Alexander presented the representatives of Russian and foreign elite with his paintings – the Chairman of Government of the Russian Federation (2009 – the painting “The Light of Petersburg); the Mayor of the city of Rostov-on-Don (2009- the painting “The Set of Vrangel’s house”); the Department of Culture of Rostov-on-Don (2009 – the painting “He overgrew within the century”); the Antaliya’s Mayor’s Office (Turkey) (2009 – the painting “Morning on Soborny side-street).
Exhibitions and competitions
There were four personal exhibitions and more than 90 exhibitions and painting and art drawing competitions. Among them there is a participation in the city, district, regional, All-Russian, international and foreign exhibitions (cities: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Rostov-on-Don, Azov, Novocherkassk, Tikhoretsk, Volgograd, Stavropol, Sochi, Sortavala (Karelia), Kiev (the Ukraine), Bergamo (Italy).
The winner and the awardee of the city, All-Russian, international and foreign exhibitions (cities: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Rostov-on-Don, Volgograd, Kazan, Novosibirsk, Zhelesnovodsk, Vilnius (Lithuania), Berlin (Germany), Bergamo (Italy).