Noi Volkov: Reforming the Masters. Unleashing the Humor in Art!
Join the UMUC community for Noi Volkov: Reforming the Masters. Unleashing the Humor in Art! This exhibition includes approximately 30 ceramic artworks and several works on canvas by Noi Volkov. They convey his creativity and steadfast tenacity, which prevailed despite oppression by the Soviet Union.
Volkov was born in Agapovka, Russia, and grew up during the Soviet regime. He graduated from the Grekov School of the Arts in Odessa and the Vera Mukhina Higher School of Art and Design in Leningrad. He lived as a nonconformist artist in Odessa until 1989, when he was able to move to the United States with his family. He now resides in Owings Mills, Maryland, and participates in various art shows. His work is represented in galleries in the United Sates such as the del Mano Gallery in Los Angeles, California, and International Images, ltd., in Sewickley, Pennsylvania.
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Sunday, July 8–Sunday, September 2, 2012
Arts Program Gallery
Inn and Conference Center
3501 University Blvd East
Adelphi, MD 20783
Exhibition Hours: 9 a.m.–7 p.m. daily
To request additional information, please call 301-985-7937.
Friday, April 10–Sunday, August 30, 2015
UMUC Arts Program:
Out and About in Virginia
Love art? Sign up for a daylong art trip to three cities in Virginia: Richmond, Hampton, and Newport News. This Southern Odyssey tour is Saturday, June 6, 2015, 6:30 a.m.–9:30 p.m.
The cost, $125 per person, includes round-trip transportation, continental breakfast and lunch, a private tour of Hampton University Museum, plus studio visits in three cities: Richmond, Hampton, and Newport News.