Died people’s artist of the Russian Federation Igor Levitin

Умер народный художник РСФСР Левитин

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Died people’s artist of RSFSR, the Vice-President of the Russian Academy of arts, academician, Professor, veteran of the great Patriotic war Anatoly Pavlovich Levitin. He died at the age of 96 years. About it reports a press-service of the Russian Academy of ARTS.

It is noted that Levitin has created more than 800 works in various genres.

His works are in over 30 museums of Russia and other countries, including the State Tretyakov Gallery, State Russian Museum, Krasnoyarsk art Museum. V. I. Surikov.

Levitin was awarded the Order of the great Patriotic war II degree, Order of Friendship, Order of Honor, Order “For service to art” of the Russian Academy of arts, medal “For defense of Caucasus”, “For victory over Germany in the great Patriotic war”, “For valiant labor in commemoration of 100-anniversary of birth of V. I. Lenin”, “30 years of Victory in the great Patriotic war”, “40 years of victory in the great Patriotic war”, silver and gold medals of ARTS.

From 2009 to 2017, he headed the regional office of the Academy of ARTS “the Urals, Siberia and the far East” in Krasnoyarsk.

Earlier it was reported about the death of people’s artist of Russia Myud Mechev.

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