Karakhan

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Russian Federation

About Karakhan

 
 
  • Biography

    Academist - Honorary Member of the Russian Academy of Arts (2016)

    Honoured Artist of RF (Awarded the title Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation in 2001)

    Karakhan Seferbekov was born in 1957 in Dagestan, on the shores of the Caspian Sea. He was educated in Moscow. In 1980 he graduated from the graphic arts faculty of the State Pedagogical Institute in Moscow. He studied painting with leading professors of the Russian Academy.

    The artist works in the style of expressionism. Member of the Moscow Union of Artists. Karakhan Seferbekov began exhibition activities in 1982 and he is a regular participant at Russian and international exhibitions in Europe, India, the USA, China and other countries.

    In 1994 the artwork of Karakhan Seferbekov was awarded the Grand Prix de Peinture du Castellet (Paris, France). As part of a group of prominent artists from Russia he participated in an exhibition held in 1998 in several European cities, Paris, Brussels and Berlin, and was awarded the diploma of this exhibition.

    In December 1999 his solo exhibition ‘At the Turn of the Century’ took place in Moscow under the auspices of the International Confederation of Artists’ Unions. In 2001 he was awarded the title Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation for the series of Tibetan works included in many Russian and foreign catalogues.

    According to the results of a personal exhibition in 2004, Karakhan Seferbekov was enrolled among the permanent residents of the Paris workshops Cité internationale des Arts in Paris. Every year Karakhan Seferbekov holds several solo exhibitions in Moscow.

    After many years working as an artist Karakhan Seferbekov has produced thousands of paintings that now adorn galleries and private collections in Russia, France, Germany, Italy, Austria, Holland, Finland, Sweden, the USA, the United Arab Emirates, India, China, Japan, Australia, Thailand, Vietnam and other countries.

    The works of Karakhan Seferbekov are included in the collections of the Russian Academy of Arts, the Cultural Centre for the Arts in Paris Cité Internationale des Arts, the Urusvati Institute of Himalayan Studies in India, the Han Jianmin Sino-Russian Picture Gallery (now a branch of the International Academy of Culture and Arts) in Harbin (China), the foundation of the Centre for the Science and Culture of Bulgaria in Sofia, the Art Fund of the city of Kutaisi in Georgia, the International Fund for the Promotion of Art in Moscow, the Museum of Local History in Derbent, the Akhtynsky Museum of Local Lore in Dagestan, the Enlightenment Fund of Dagestan and the Yaroslavl Art Museum.

     Ranks and awards:

     Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation, 2001

    Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Arts 2021

    Cavalier of the Order of Friendship of the Russian Federation, 2012

    Honorary Member of the Russian Academy of Arts, 2016

    Medal ‘Praiseworthy’ of the Russian Academy of Arts, 2014

    Cavalier of the Order ‘Benefits of Honour and Glory’, 2015

    Cavalier of the Dove of Peace Order, 2016

     ‘Honorary Citizen of Magaramkent District’, Republic of Dagestan, 2015

    Figurine ‘Faith’ in the nomination ‘Responsibility in Conversation with Society’ in the XXII International Festival of Fine Arts ‘Traditions and Modernity’, 2017

    Diamond of Goodwill Award, Republic of India, 2018

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  • Education

    1975 - 1980

    Moscow State Pedagogical University

  • Awards

    2021

    Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Arts

    Artists are elected as corresponding members of the Russian Academy of Arts if they who have enriched contemporary fine arts, architecture, design and art history with outstanding creative works and scientific works.

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    2018

    Diamond of Goodwill Award

    Diamond of Goodwill Award , Republic of India

    2017

    Figurine ‘Faith’

    Figurine ‘Faith’ in the nomination ‘Responsibility in Conversation with Society’
    in the XXII International Festival of Fine Arts ‘Traditions and Modernity’, 2017

    2016

    Academist

    Honorary Member of the Russian Academy of Arts

    2016

    Dove of Peace Order

    Cavalier of the Dove of Peace Order

    2015

    Order ‘Benefits of Honour and Glory’

    Cavalier of the Order ‘Benefits of Honour and Glory’ of Russian Federation

    2014

    Medal ‘Praiseworthy’

    Karahan Seferbekov was awarded with Medal ‘Praiseworthy’ of the Russian Academy of Arts

    2012

    Order of Friendship

    Became Cavalier of the Order of Friendship of the Russian Federation

    2005

    Member of the Friends of France Association

    According to the results of a personal exhibition in 2004, Karakhan was enrolled among the permanent residents of the Paris workshops Cité internationale des Arts. And accepted into Friends of France Association in Russia

    2001

    Member of the Friends of India Association

    After a greate expedition in Tibet with a groupe of artists and scholars, Karakhan was admitted to the "Association of Friends of India"

    2001

    Honoured Artist

    Awarded the title Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation for series of 'Tibetan artworks' included in many Russian and foreign catalogues.
  • Upcoming Events

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    Previous events

    Event: Anniversary exhibition of works by the Honored Artist of the RF Karakhan Seferbekov

    Dates: Dec. 10, 2021 - Dec. 31, 2021

    Venue: Permanent Mission of Dagestan in Moscow, Moscow, Russia

    Anniversary exhibition of works by the Honored Artist of the Russian Federation Karakhan Seferbekov was opened at the permanent representation of Dagestan in Moscow.
    "Various thematic exhibitions of Dagestan artists are regularly held within the walls of the permanent mission. This has become a kind of tradition.

    Event: XLVI Russian Antique Art Fair/Program Art Moscow

    Dates: April 21, 2021 - April 24, 2021

    Venue: Moscow, Gostiny Dvor trade and exhibition centre, Moscow, Russia

    On April 21-25, 2021, old and new art meet in Gostiny Dvor.
    “Living together” is the motto of the event, where all spheres of collecting will be presented in a single space of Gostiny Dvor im Moscow.
    Program Art Moscow / 46 The Russian Antique Salon popularizes the Living together format, where a large-scale exposition covers all areas of collecting, erasing genre and time boundaries. Sections "Antiques", "Contemporary Art / Design", "Jewelry Art" and - new - "Retro cars" fill the space of the grand fair in Gostiny Dvor. There are at least four reasons why the event is interesting for both the professional and the general public.
    The exhibition concept, combining classic and modern, was not invented yesterday - it is successfully implemented by such giants in the world of art fairs as TEFAF and BRAFA.

    Event: 'Russia to the World' dedicated to the 100-th anniversary of Dagestan

    Dates: Feb. 8, 2021 - Feb. 26, 2021

    Venue: Moscow House of Nationalities, Moscow, Russia

    Solo- exhibition 'Russia to the World' dedicated to the 100-th anniversary of Dagestan, that is held with the support of the Moscow Government, the Department of National Policy and Interregional Relations of Moscow, the Moscow House of Nationalities State Budgetary Institution.
    The exhibition presents about forty canvases of different periods and different genres.
    Among them there are plein air artworks from the cycle 'Autumn Moscow', with images of the majestic Cathedral of St. Basil, Kremlin, Moscow streets Varvarka and Ilyinka in the center , sketches of the China-Town in Moscow, landscapes of autumn Izmailovo, as well as the Moscow region and Suzdal.
    For the first time, the artist presents six pleinair artworks painted in Dagestan mountains this autumn.
    The exposition "The Relict Forest of Samur" widely presents paintings of southern Dagestan.
    cycle of artworks and speaks of my love to the World around and, of course, of the artist's love for his Motherland.

    Event: Art Catalog 'Light and Colour by Karakhan Seferbekov'

    Dates: April 14, 2020 - May 14, 2020

    Venue: ARTIST UNION OF RUSSIA, MOSCOW, RUSSIA

    My friends!
    Already for several months now I have been preparing the release of a catalog of my artworks 'Light and Color', it is a little pity that the current situation delays this process, however, I look forward to this event!

    Event: 45th Russian Antique Salon (‘Art of the Twentieth Century’)

    Dates: Nov. 27, 2019 - Dec. 1, 2019

    Venue: Gostiniy Dvor, Russia, Moscow

    For the first time from November 27 to December 1, 2019, the 45th Russian Antique Salon will be held at Gostiny Dvor on Ilyinka, where
    Karahan Seferbekov will present his works in the field of "Art of the XX century."
    RUSSIAN ANTIQUE SALON is a global program that was launched by EXPO-PARK EXHIBITION PROJECTS in 1996. Since then, Russian Antique Salon presented 44 groundbreaking public art projects that engaged thousands of people in Russia and around the globe, motivating collectors and wide audience to invest in
    art.
    Russian Antique Salon has developed a distinguished reputation, and is today the only fair program in Russia in the field of antique trade. Over

    Event: Exhibition dedicated to Moscow City Day

    Dates: Sept. 1, 2019 - Sept. 11, 2019

    Venue: Gostiny Dvor, Russia, Moscow

    Exhibition dedicated to Moscow City Day, Gostiny Dvor, Moscow, 2019

    Event: Moscow Art Fair

    Dates: July 13, 2019 - Aug. 13, 2019

    Venue: Gostiniy Dvor, Russia, Moscow

    Moscow Art Fair - this is the first event in the framework of the "Central House of Artists Program in the Gostiny Dvor".
    The range of participants is the widest - from antiques to the art of our contemporaries.

    Event: Spring Antiques Fair

    Dates: March 1, 2019 - March 20, 2019

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Spring Antiques Fair, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2019

    Event: Solo exhibition ‘Karakhan’

    Dates: Feb. 10, 2019 - March 10, 2019

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Karakhan’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2019

    Event: ‘The Many Colours of Russia. Dagestan has Many Faces. Culture and Contemporaneity’

    Dates: May 26, 2018 - June 22, 2018

    Venue: Moscow House of Nationalities, Russia, Moscow

    Annual Interregional Festival of National Cultures ‘The Many Colours of Russia. Dagestan has Many Faces. Culture and Contemporaneity’, Moscow House of Nationalities, Moscow, 2018

    Event: ‘Painting of Karakhan’

    Dates: March 20, 2018 - April 20, 2018

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Painting of Karakhan’, Russian Collections Antiques Fair, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2018

    Event: XLIII Russian Antiques Salon

    Dates: Oct. 1, 2017 - Oct. 20, 2017

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    XLIII Russian Antiques Salon, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2017

    Event: 'Karakhan Seferbekov Exhibition'

    Dates: March 4, 2016 - March 24, 2016

    Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru Cultural Centre, Russia, Moscow

    Solo exhibition, Jawaharlal Nehru Cultural Centre, Moscow, 2016

    Event: ‘Painting of Karahan Seferbekov. Retrospective’

    Dates: Dec. 20, 2015 - Jan. 10, 2016

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Painting of Karahan Seferbekov. Retrospective’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2015 (awarded the Order ‘Benefit, Honour and Glory’)

    Event: ‘Summer Opening Day’

    Dates: June 1, 2015 - June 21, 2015

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Summer Opening Day’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2015

    Event: Solo exhibition ‘Confrontation’

    Dates: Nov. 1, 2014 - Nov. 21, 2014

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Confrontation’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2014

    Event: ‘Habitat’

    Dates: Jan. 25, 2014 - Feb. 15, 2014

    Venue: Permanent Mission of the Republic of Dagestan under the President of the Russian Federation, Russia, Moscow

    Solo exhibition ‘Habitat’, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Dagestan under the President of the Russian Federation, Moscow, 2014

    Event: ‘Flora and Fauna’

    Dates: Dec. 20, 2013 - Jan. 20, 2014

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Flora and Fauna’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2013

    Event: ‘Habitat’

    Dates: June 5, 2013 - June 30, 2013

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Habitat’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2013

    Event: ‘Pink Lotus’

    Dates: July 10, 2012 - July 30, 2012

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Pink Lotus’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2012

    Event: ‘Spring Moscow’

    Dates: March 1, 2011 - March 20, 2011

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Spring Moscow’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2011

    Event: ‘Love and Mercy Will Save the World’

    Dates: June 3, 2010 - July 30, 2010

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Russia, Moscow

    Solo exhibition ‘Love and Mercy Will Save the World’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2010

    Event: ‘Spring in Venice’

    Dates: April 10, 2010 - April 20, 2010

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Spring in Venice’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2010

    Event: ‘Melody of My Heart’'

    Dates: June 20, 2009 - July 20, 2009

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Melody of My Heart’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2009

    Event: ‘Karakhan Seferbekov’

    Dates: April 1, 2008 - April 20, 2008

    Venue: Moscow-City Exhibition Hall, Russia, Moscow

    Solo exhibition ‘Karakhan Seferbekov’, Moscow-City, Moscow, 2008

    Event: ‘The Colour of the Russian Palette’

    Dates: Feb. 6, 2007 - March 6, 2007

    Venue: The Chinese-Russian Han Jianmin Art Gallery (International Academy of Culture and Art), China, Harbin

    Exhibition ‘The Colour of the Russian Palette’, Harbin, China, 2007

    Event: ‘Departing Not To Return’

    Dates: June 25, 2006 - July 25, 2006

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Departing Not To Return’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2006

    Event: ‘Autumn in Paris’

    Dates: Oct. 1, 2004 - Oct. 15, 2004

    Venue: Cité internationale des arts. Paris, France, Paris

    Exhibition ‘Autumn in Paris’, International Cultural Centre, Paris, 2004

    Event: ‘Journey to the East’

    Dates: Aug. 10, 2003 - Sept. 10, 2003

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Solo exhibition ‘Journey to the East’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2003

    Event: ‘Journey Beyond Three Seas’

    Dates: Feb. 25, 2003 - March 5, 2003

    Venue: Indian Cultural Center named after Jawaharlal Nehru, Russia, Moscow

    Solo exhibition ‘Journey Beyond Three Seas’, Indian Cultural Centre, Moscow, 2003

    Event: ‘Golden Brush -2002'

    Dates: Oct. 10, 2002 - Oct. 24, 2002

    Venue: New Manege, Russia, Moacow

    Exhibition ‘Golden Brush’ dedicated to the Days of Slavic Writing and Culture, New Manege, Moscow, 2002

    Event: 'Departing Not To Return'

    Dates: Feb. 1, 2002 - Feb. 10, 2002

    Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture, India , Delhi

    Exhibition ‘On the Roerich Anniversary’, Centre for Science and Culture, Delhi (India), 2002

    Event: ‘Golden Brush-1999'

    Dates: Nov. 1, 1999 - Nov. 14, 1999

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    Exhibition ‘Golden Brush’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 1999

    Event: II Moscow International Art Salon ‘Central House of Artists-99’

    Dates: Sept. 1, 1999 - Sept. 14, 1999

    Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

    II Moscow International Art Salon ‘Central House of Artists-99’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 1999

    Event: Solo exhibition

    Dates: Jan. 20, 1999 - Feb. 20, 1999

    Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture, India , Delhi

    Solo exhibition, Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Delhi, 1999

    Event: ‘Fantastic Reality’

    Dates: Sept. 10, 1998 - Oct. 10, 1998

    Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture in Berlin, Berlin, Germany

    Solo exhibition ‘Fantastic Reality’, Berlin, 1998

    Event: International Exhibition, Paris, Brussels, Berlin, 1998

    Dates: March 1, 1998 - April 20, 1998

    Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Europe, Paris, Brussels, Berlin

    International Exhibition, Paris, Brussels, Berlin, 1998

    Event: 'Hot Sun'

    Dates: Aug. 29, 1996 - Sept. 29, 1996

    Venue: House of Friendship with Peoples of Foreign Countries, Russia, Moscow

    Solo exhibition, House of Friendship with Peoples of Foreign Countries, Moscow, 1996

    Event: 'People'

    Dates: Nov. 6, 1995 - Nov. 16, 1995

    Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Germany, Berlin

    Solo exhibition, Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Berlin, 1995

    Event: A l'Hôtel de ville

    Dates: Oct. 10, 1994 - Nov. 10, 1994

    Venue: Cité internationale des arts in Paris, France, Paris

    Solo exhibition, Paris, 1994 (the work was awarded the Grand Prix de Peinture du Castellet diploma)

    Event: 'Under Moscow Sun'

    Dates: Dec. 15, 1993 - Dec. 28, 1993

    Venue: Private Art Gallery, USA, Los Angeles

    Solo exhibition in a private gallery, Los Angeles, 1993

    Event: 'Fantastic Reality'

    Dates: Sept. 5, 1992 - Oct. 5, 1992

    Venue: Centre for Science and Culture in Berlin, Germany, Berlin

    Solo exhibition, Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Berlin, 1992

    Event: ‘Spring Exhibition’

    Dates: May 1, 1990 - May 16, 1190

    Venue: Moscow House of Artists, Kuznetsky Most str., 11, Moscow, Russia

    ‘Spring Exhibition’, Kuznetsky Most, 1990

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Education

1975 - 1980

Moscow State Pedagogical University


Awards

2021

Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Arts

Artists are elected as corresponding members of the Russian Academy of Arts if they who have enriched contemporary fine arts, architecture, design and art history with outstanding creative works and scientific works.

Show more awards Hide

2018

Diamond of Goodwill Award

Diamond of Goodwill Award , Republic of India

2017

Figurine ‘Faith’

Figurine ‘Faith’ in the nomination ‘Responsibility in Conversation with Society’
in the XXII International Festival of Fine Arts ‘Traditions and Modernity’, 2017

2016

Academist

Honorary Member of the Russian Academy of Arts

2016

Dove of Peace Order

Cavalier of the Dove of Peace Order

2015

Order ‘Benefits of Honour and Glory’

Cavalier of the Order ‘Benefits of Honour and Glory’ of Russian Federation

2014

Medal ‘Praiseworthy’

Karahan Seferbekov was awarded with Medal ‘Praiseworthy’ of the Russian Academy of Arts

2012

Order of Friendship

Became Cavalier of the Order of Friendship of the Russian Federation

2005

Member of the Friends of France Association

According to the results of a personal exhibition in 2004, Karakhan was enrolled among the permanent residents of the Paris workshops Cité internationale des Arts. And accepted into Friends of France Association in Russia

2001

Member of the Friends of India Association

After a greate expedition in Tibet with a groupe of artists and scholars, Karakhan was admitted to the "Association of Friends of India"

2001

Honoured Artist

Awarded the title Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation for series of 'Tibetan artworks' included in many Russian and foreign catalogues.

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Previous events

Event: Anniversary exhibition of works by the Honored Artist of the RF Karakhan Seferbekov

Dates: Dec. 10, 2021 - Dec. 31, 2021

Venue: Permanent Mission of Dagestan in Moscow, Moscow, Russia

Anniversary exhibition of works by the Honored Artist of the Russian Federation Karakhan Seferbekov was opened at the permanent representation of Dagestan in Moscow.
"Various thematic exhibitions of Dagestan artists are regularly held within the walls of the permanent mission. This has become a kind of tradition.

Event: XLVI Russian Antique Art Fair/Program Art Moscow

Dates: April 21, 2021 - April 24, 2021

Venue: Moscow, Gostiny Dvor trade and exhibition centre, Moscow, Russia

On April 21-25, 2021, old and new art meet in Gostiny Dvor.
“Living together” is the motto of the event, where all spheres of collecting will be presented in a single space of Gostiny Dvor im Moscow.
Program Art Moscow / 46 The Russian Antique Salon popularizes the Living together format, where a large-scale exposition covers all areas of collecting, erasing genre and time boundaries. Sections "Antiques", "Contemporary Art / Design", "Jewelry Art" and - new - "Retro cars" fill the space of the grand fair in Gostiny Dvor. There are at least four reasons why the event is interesting for both the professional and the general public.
The exhibition concept, combining classic and modern, was not invented yesterday - it is successfully implemented by such giants in the world of art fairs as TEFAF and BRAFA.

Event: 'Russia to the World' dedicated to the 100-th anniversary of Dagestan

Dates: Feb. 8, 2021 - Feb. 26, 2021

Venue: Moscow House of Nationalities, Moscow, Russia

Solo- exhibition 'Russia to the World' dedicated to the 100-th anniversary of Dagestan, that is held with the support of the Moscow Government, the Department of National Policy and Interregional Relations of Moscow, the Moscow House of Nationalities State Budgetary Institution.
The exhibition presents about forty canvases of different periods and different genres.
Among them there are plein air artworks from the cycle 'Autumn Moscow', with images of the majestic Cathedral of St. Basil, Kremlin, Moscow streets Varvarka and Ilyinka in the center , sketches of the China-Town in Moscow, landscapes of autumn Izmailovo, as well as the Moscow region and Suzdal.
For the first time, the artist presents six pleinair artworks painted in Dagestan mountains this autumn.
The exposition "The Relict Forest of Samur" widely presents paintings of southern Dagestan.
cycle of artworks and speaks of my love to the World around and, of course, of the artist's love for his Motherland.

Event: Art Catalog 'Light and Colour by Karakhan Seferbekov'

Dates: April 14, 2020 - May 14, 2020

Venue: ARTIST UNION OF RUSSIA, MOSCOW, RUSSIA

My friends!
Already for several months now I have been preparing the release of a catalog of my artworks 'Light and Color', it is a little pity that the current situation delays this process, however, I look forward to this event!

Event: 45th Russian Antique Salon (‘Art of the Twentieth Century’)

Dates: Nov. 27, 2019 - Dec. 1, 2019

Venue: Gostiniy Dvor, Russia, Moscow

For the first time from November 27 to December 1, 2019, the 45th Russian Antique Salon will be held at Gostiny Dvor on Ilyinka, where
Karahan Seferbekov will present his works in the field of "Art of the XX century."
RUSSIAN ANTIQUE SALON is a global program that was launched by EXPO-PARK EXHIBITION PROJECTS in 1996. Since then, Russian Antique Salon presented 44 groundbreaking public art projects that engaged thousands of people in Russia and around the globe, motivating collectors and wide audience to invest in
art.
Russian Antique Salon has developed a distinguished reputation, and is today the only fair program in Russia in the field of antique trade. Over

Event: Exhibition dedicated to Moscow City Day

Dates: Sept. 1, 2019 - Sept. 11, 2019

Venue: Gostiny Dvor, Russia, Moscow

Exhibition dedicated to Moscow City Day, Gostiny Dvor, Moscow, 2019

Event: Moscow Art Fair

Dates: July 13, 2019 - Aug. 13, 2019

Venue: Gostiniy Dvor, Russia, Moscow

Moscow Art Fair - this is the first event in the framework of the "Central House of Artists Program in the Gostiny Dvor".
The range of participants is the widest - from antiques to the art of our contemporaries.

Event: Spring Antiques Fair

Dates: March 1, 2019 - March 20, 2019

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Spring Antiques Fair, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2019

Event: Solo exhibition ‘Karakhan’

Dates: Feb. 10, 2019 - March 10, 2019

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Karakhan’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2019

Event: ‘The Many Colours of Russia. Dagestan has Many Faces. Culture and Contemporaneity’

Dates: May 26, 2018 - June 22, 2018

Venue: Moscow House of Nationalities, Russia, Moscow

Annual Interregional Festival of National Cultures ‘The Many Colours of Russia. Dagestan has Many Faces. Culture and Contemporaneity’, Moscow House of Nationalities, Moscow, 2018

Event: ‘Painting of Karakhan’

Dates: March 20, 2018 - April 20, 2018

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Painting of Karakhan’, Russian Collections Antiques Fair, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2018

Event: XLIII Russian Antiques Salon

Dates: Oct. 1, 2017 - Oct. 20, 2017

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

XLIII Russian Antiques Salon, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2017

Event: 'Karakhan Seferbekov Exhibition'

Dates: March 4, 2016 - March 24, 2016

Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru Cultural Centre, Russia, Moscow

Solo exhibition, Jawaharlal Nehru Cultural Centre, Moscow, 2016

Event: ‘Painting of Karahan Seferbekov. Retrospective’

Dates: Dec. 20, 2015 - Jan. 10, 2016

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Painting of Karahan Seferbekov. Retrospective’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2015 (awarded the Order ‘Benefit, Honour and Glory’)

Event: ‘Summer Opening Day’

Dates: June 1, 2015 - June 21, 2015

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Summer Opening Day’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2015

Event: Solo exhibition ‘Confrontation’

Dates: Nov. 1, 2014 - Nov. 21, 2014

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Confrontation’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2014

Event: ‘Habitat’

Dates: Jan. 25, 2014 - Feb. 15, 2014

Venue: Permanent Mission of the Republic of Dagestan under the President of the Russian Federation, Russia, Moscow

Solo exhibition ‘Habitat’, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Dagestan under the President of the Russian Federation, Moscow, 2014

Event: ‘Flora and Fauna’

Dates: Dec. 20, 2013 - Jan. 20, 2014

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Flora and Fauna’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2013

Event: ‘Habitat’

Dates: June 5, 2013 - June 30, 2013

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Habitat’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2013

Event: ‘Pink Lotus’

Dates: July 10, 2012 - July 30, 2012

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Pink Lotus’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2012

Event: ‘Spring Moscow’

Dates: March 1, 2011 - March 20, 2011

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Spring Moscow’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2011

Event: ‘Love and Mercy Will Save the World’

Dates: June 3, 2010 - July 30, 2010

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Russia, Moscow

Solo exhibition ‘Love and Mercy Will Save the World’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2010

Event: ‘Spring in Venice’

Dates: April 10, 2010 - April 20, 2010

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Spring in Venice’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2010

Event: ‘Melody of My Heart’'

Dates: June 20, 2009 - July 20, 2009

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Melody of My Heart’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2009

Event: ‘Karakhan Seferbekov’

Dates: April 1, 2008 - April 20, 2008

Venue: Moscow-City Exhibition Hall, Russia, Moscow

Solo exhibition ‘Karakhan Seferbekov’, Moscow-City, Moscow, 2008

Event: ‘The Colour of the Russian Palette’

Dates: Feb. 6, 2007 - March 6, 2007

Venue: The Chinese-Russian Han Jianmin Art Gallery (International Academy of Culture and Art), China, Harbin

Exhibition ‘The Colour of the Russian Palette’, Harbin, China, 2007

Event: ‘Departing Not To Return’

Dates: June 25, 2006 - July 25, 2006

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Departing Not To Return’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2006

Event: ‘Autumn in Paris’

Dates: Oct. 1, 2004 - Oct. 15, 2004

Venue: Cité internationale des arts. Paris, France, Paris

Exhibition ‘Autumn in Paris’, International Cultural Centre, Paris, 2004

Event: ‘Journey to the East’

Dates: Aug. 10, 2003 - Sept. 10, 2003

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Solo exhibition ‘Journey to the East’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 2003

Event: ‘Journey Beyond Three Seas’

Dates: Feb. 25, 2003 - March 5, 2003

Venue: Indian Cultural Center named after Jawaharlal Nehru, Russia, Moscow

Solo exhibition ‘Journey Beyond Three Seas’, Indian Cultural Centre, Moscow, 2003

Event: ‘Golden Brush -2002'

Dates: Oct. 10, 2002 - Oct. 24, 2002

Venue: New Manege, Russia, Moacow

Exhibition ‘Golden Brush’ dedicated to the Days of Slavic Writing and Culture, New Manege, Moscow, 2002

Event: 'Departing Not To Return'

Dates: Feb. 1, 2002 - Feb. 10, 2002

Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture, India , Delhi

Exhibition ‘On the Roerich Anniversary’, Centre for Science and Culture, Delhi (India), 2002

Event: ‘Golden Brush-1999'

Dates: Nov. 1, 1999 - Nov. 14, 1999

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

Exhibition ‘Golden Brush’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 1999

Event: II Moscow International Art Salon ‘Central House of Artists-99’

Dates: Sept. 1, 1999 - Sept. 14, 1999

Venue: Central House Of Artists, Moscow, Russia

II Moscow International Art Salon ‘Central House of Artists-99’, Central House of Artists, Moscow, 1999

Event: Solo exhibition

Dates: Jan. 20, 1999 - Feb. 20, 1999

Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture, India , Delhi

Solo exhibition, Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Delhi, 1999

Event: ‘Fantastic Reality’

Dates: Sept. 10, 1998 - Oct. 10, 1998

Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture in Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Solo exhibition ‘Fantastic Reality’, Berlin, 1998

Event: International Exhibition, Paris, Brussels, Berlin, 1998

Dates: March 1, 1998 - April 20, 1998

Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Europe, Paris, Brussels, Berlin

International Exhibition, Paris, Brussels, Berlin, 1998

Event: 'Hot Sun'

Dates: Aug. 29, 1996 - Sept. 29, 1996

Venue: House of Friendship with Peoples of Foreign Countries, Russia, Moscow

Solo exhibition, House of Friendship with Peoples of Foreign Countries, Moscow, 1996

Event: 'People'

Dates: Nov. 6, 1995 - Nov. 16, 1995

Venue: Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Germany, Berlin

Solo exhibition, Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Berlin, 1995

Event: A l'Hôtel de ville

Dates: Oct. 10, 1994 - Nov. 10, 1994

Venue: Cité internationale des arts in Paris, France, Paris

Solo exhibition, Paris, 1994 (the work was awarded the Grand Prix de Peinture du Castellet diploma)

Event: 'Under Moscow Sun'

Dates: Dec. 15, 1993 - Dec. 28, 1993

Venue: Private Art Gallery, USA, Los Angeles

Solo exhibition in a private gallery, Los Angeles, 1993

Event: 'Fantastic Reality'

Dates: Sept. 5, 1992 - Oct. 5, 1992

Venue: Centre for Science and Culture in Berlin, Germany, Berlin

Solo exhibition, Russian Centre for Science and Culture, Berlin, 1992

Event: ‘Spring Exhibition’

Dates: May 1, 1990 - May 16, 1190

Venue: Moscow House of Artists, Kuznetsky Most str., 11, Moscow, Russia

‘Spring Exhibition’, Kuznetsky Most, 1990


 

Biography

Academist - Honorary Member of the Russian Academy of Arts (2016)

Honoured Artist of RF (Awarded the title Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation in 2001)

Karakhan Seferbekov was born in 1957 in Dagestan, on the shores of the Caspian Sea. He was educated in Moscow. In 1980 he graduated from the graphic arts faculty of the State Pedagogical Institute in Moscow. He studied painting with leading professors of the Russian Academy.

The artist works in the style of expressionism. Member of the Moscow Union of Artists. Karakhan Seferbekov began exhibition activities in 1982 and he is a regular participant at Russian and international exhibitions in Europe, India, the USA, China and other countries.

In 1994 the artwork of Karakhan Seferbekov was awarded the Grand Prix de Peinture du Castellet (Paris, France). As part of a group of prominent artists from Russia he participated in an exhibition held in 1998 in several European cities, Paris, Brussels and Berlin, and was awarded the diploma of this exhibition.

In December 1999 his solo exhibition ‘At the Turn of the Century’ took place in Moscow under the auspices of the International Confederation of Artists’ Unions. In 2001 he was awarded the title Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation for the series of Tibetan works included in many Russian and foreign catalogues.

According to the results of a personal exhibition in 2004, Karakhan Seferbekov was enrolled among the permanent residents of the Paris workshops Cité internationale des Arts in Paris. Every year Karakhan Seferbekov holds several solo exhibitions in Moscow.

After many years working as an artist Karakhan Seferbekov has produced thousands of paintings that now adorn galleries and private collections in Russia, France, Germany, Italy, Austria, Holland, Finland, Sweden, the USA, the United Arab Emirates, India, China, Japan, Australia, Thailand, Vietnam and other countries.

The works of Karakhan Seferbekov are included in the collections of the Russian Academy of Arts, the Cultural Centre for the Arts in Paris Cité Internationale des Arts, the Urusvati Institute of Himalayan Studies in India, the Han Jianmin Sino-Russian Picture Gallery (now a branch of the International Academy of Culture and Arts) in Harbin (China), the foundation of the Centre for the Science and Culture of Bulgaria in Sofia, the Art Fund of the city of Kutaisi in Georgia, the International Fund for the Promotion of Art in Moscow, the Museum of Local History in Derbent, the Akhtynsky Museum of Local Lore in Dagestan, the Enlightenment Fund of Dagestan and the Yaroslavl Art Museum.

 Ranks and awards:

 Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation, 2001

Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Arts 2021

Cavalier of the Order of Friendship of the Russian Federation, 2012

Honorary Member of the Russian Academy of Arts, 2016

Medal ‘Praiseworthy’ of the Russian Academy of Arts, 2014

Cavalier of the Order ‘Benefits of Honour and Glory’, 2015

Cavalier of the Dove of Peace Order, 2016

 ‘Honorary Citizen of Magaramkent District’, Republic of Dagestan, 2015

Figurine ‘Faith’ in the nomination ‘Responsibility in Conversation with Society’ in the XXII International Festival of Fine Arts ‘Traditions and Modernity’, 2017

Diamond of Goodwill Award, Republic of India, 2018