Nadezhdin Andrii Mykhailovych (born 19.06.1963), Kropyvnytskyi – Merited Artist of
Ukraine, a member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine, laureate of the Regional
Award in fine arts and study of art named after Oleksandr Osmerkin in the nominations
“modern tendencies” (2008) and “study and history of arts” (2010), a leading
researcher of O.O.Osmerkin Art-Memorial Museum. Graduated from Dnipropetrovsk State Art
College named after Ye.V.Vuchetych, now Dnipro Theatre and Arts College, Dnipro (1986) and
the National Academy of Fine Art and Arhcitecture, Kyiv (2004).
Demchuk Ihor Mykolaiovych (born 04.07.1962), Kropyvnytskyi – Merited Journalist of
Ukraine, a member of the National Union of Journalists and Photo Artists of Ukraine,
laureate of the Regional Journalistic Award in the nomination “photojournalism” (2005)
and the municipal Award of photo artists named after Vasyl Kovpak (2018), a special
correspondent of the newspaper “Narodne slovo”. Graduated from Lviv State University
named after I.Franko (1984).
Samyliak Tamara Serhiivna (born 03.02.1961), Kropyvnytskyi – the director of the
publishing house TOV “Imeks-LTD”. Graduated from Kyiv Institute of Economics and Trade
For the creation of an artist’s book – Photo album. “Town of five names. At the
crossroads of style sand epochs. Architectural images of Kropyvnytskyi town through the
camera of Ihor Demchuk”. Compiled by - Andrii Nadezhdin. Photo – Ihor Demchuk. Chief
editor – Tamara Samiliak. – Kropyvnytskyi: “Imeks-LTD”, 2018. – p.72: ill. –
text in Ukrainian and English.