meeting between People’s artist of Ukraine Mikhail Nadezhdin and students of the
Department of Art of V.Vynnychenko Kirovograd State Pedagogical University took place in
the museum within the framework of the presentation of personal exhibition “Pictorial
symphonies by Mikhail Nasezhdin” from the series of art exhibitions “Laureates of
A.A.Osmerkin Regional Award in fine arts and study of art”.
The painter was introduced by the dean of the Art Department, Professor
Leonid Babenko, who also was honoured with A.A.Osmerkin Award in 2012 in the nomination
“study and history of arts”. Communication was sincere and ingenuous. M.Nadezhdin told
about his hard life and creative development in art, gave some useful pieces of advice in
mastering of artistic skills, conducted a tour around the exhibition, telling stories
about the way certain work were painted. The students had a unique opportunity to get
acquainted with a creative laboratory of the artist, get to know his thoughts and emotions
that induced to the creation of paintings.
To complete the meeting M.Nadezhdin presented to the Art Department a unique
art album “The Nadezhdin’s Family”, published in Kiev in 2005, and wished students
to reveal their creativity.