Artists / Artist


Stahanov Igor

1925 – 2008

Born on June 2, 1925 in Kharkov.
Member of the Great Patriotic War, marked combat awards.
From 1946 to 1950 he studied at the Kharkov State Art Institute (HGHI) from L. Chernov, M. Shaposhnikov, P. Kotov, M. Deregus, V. Mironenko.
In 1956, Stahanov’s painting was selected for the III Autumn Art Exhibition, held from December 1956 to January 1957 in the Kharkov State Museum of Fine Arts.
Since that time, Stahanov has become a permanent participant in city, republican, all-Union and foreign art exhibitions.
Member of the Kharkov branch of the Union of Artists of Ukraine since 1962.
Since 1950, he taught at the Kharkov State Art College, later at the Kharkov Art and Industry Institute. In 1979 he was appointed to the post of associate professor.
His works are presented in Kharkov and Lugansk art museums, in private collections in Ukraine and abroad.