Pavel Pokidyshev

Born on December 12, 1965 in Penza.
In 1984 he graduated from the Penza Art College named after K.A.Savitskiy (G.V.Zhakov’s studio).
In 1993 he graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture named after I.E. Repin, Russian Academy of Fine Arts (A.A.Mylnikov’s studio of monumental painting).
In 1996 he graduated from post-graduate studies at the St. Petersburg Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture named after I.E.Repin.
Since 2000 – a member of St. Petersburg Union of Artists.
He teaches graphic design at the Graphic Faculty of St.Petersburg State Academic Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture named after Ilya Repin.
Member of many Russian and international exhibitions.
His works are exhibited in galleries and private collections in Russia, USA, Germany, England, Holland, France and China.