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Yury A. Makushin

Born in 1935 in village Voronovo, Tomsk region (Russia). Since 1947 lives in Nikolaev city. In 1964 entered the Leningrad Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture by I.E. Repin, faculty of sculpture (studio by M.Anikushin). After finishing Institute in 1971, returned to Nikolaev, where works by the sculptor in the art and production workshops (1975 — Nikolaev’s art-production complex).

Since 1975 — Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine. In 1981 he received the title of Honoured Artist of Ukraine. The author of the major monuments and plaques in Nikolaev and region — monument "Steel soldier" in New Odessa, Nikolaev's region (co-authored with I. Makushina), monument to the commander of the cruiser "Ochakov" P.P.Shmidt, Ochakov, Nikolaev's region, (co-authored with I. Makushina), monument to Alexander Pushkin in Nikolaev, monument to Taras Shevchenko (Novyi Bugh, Nikolaev's region, etc.), the participant of republics and international open-airs symposiums on sculpture and painting. Since 1991 — director of private company "Sculpture". Since 1998, teaches at the Nikolaev’s branch of Kiev National University of culture and arts, Department of design.

1. Republican art exhibition "Always on the alert", Kiev, 1972.

2. All-Union Exhibition of Young Artists, Moscow, 1976.

3. Republican exhibition of small sculptures, Kiev, 1976.

4. The first city exhibition of the picture, Nikolaev, 1980.

5. Republican art exhibition "Sixty years of heroic", Kiev, 1980.

6. Republican exhibition "We are building communism", Kiev, 1982.

7. Regional Art Exhibition "Artists to City", Nikolaev, 1982.

8. Regional art exhibition devoted to 40th anniversary of the liberation of Nikolaev from the Nazi invaders, Nikolaev, 1984.

9. Regional Art Exhibition "200 Years of Nikolaev", 1989.

10. Regional art exhibition dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the Soviet people's victory in the Great Patriotic War, Nikolaev, 1986.

11. Regional art exhibition "Artists — to anniversary of October", Nikolaev, 1987.

12. Exhibition of works by artists of the Nikolaev, Seattle (USA), 1991.

13. Regional art exhibition devoted to the day of the city Nikolaev, 1991.

14. The first art exhibition in the Nicholaev’s branch of the National University "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy", Nikolaev, 1998.

15. Christmas art exhibition, Nikolaev, 2000.

16. Personal exhibition in the regional Art Museum by V.Vereschagin, Nikolaev, 2006.

17. Christmas art exhibition, Nikolaev, 2006.

18. Jubilee exhibition devoted to 70th anniversary in the regional Art Museum by V.Vereschagin, Nikolaev, 2005.

19. Personal exhibition in the regional Art Museum by V.Vereschagin, Nikolaev, 2007.

20. Regional Art Exhibition "Artists to City", Nikolaev, 2008.

21. Regional Art Exhibition "210 Years of Nikolaev", 2009.

22. Regional Art Exhibition, Nikolaev, 2010.

23. Christmas art exhibition, Nikolaev, 2011.

24. Regional Art Exhibition, 2012.

25. Regional Art Exhibition, Nikolaev, 2013.

26. Christmas art exhibition, Nikolaev, 2014.

27. Jubilee exhibition devoted to 80th anniversary in the Art Gallery "The Names", Nikolaev, 2015.

List of exhibitions