Yuri V. Ivanov - the honored artist of Russia, Professor of Academic Art Institute named after VI Surikov. The author of illustrations to the books of Alexander Pushkin, VL Pushkin, DV Davydov, Nikolai Gogol, Lermontov, Tolstoy, Dumas, Jules Verne and many other poets and writers. He was awarded the Silver Medal of the Academy of Arts, Diploma of the International Association of books for children and youth, Pushkin Medal of the International Society (New York), diplomas Union of Artists, the RSFSR, Moscow.
Yuri V. - a longtime each of the State Pushkin Museum. They were donated to the museum sketches intro to the television movie "Pushkin and Leo" genre pictures for the future museum VL Pushkin, illustrations to Pushkin's poem "The Bronze Horseman".
Yuri Ivanov works on display at our museum exhibitions -" Journey of Alexandre Dumas by the Russian Empire "and" Ay, Basil, Pushkin! ", especially for the exhibition at the State Darwin Museum," Our guest is Alexander Pushkin. Poet-ape "they were made witty drawings that evoked smiles, forced to turn to Pushkin's text, proposed to reflect on life and its values.
In 2005 the museum was a personal exhibition by Yuri Ivanov.
The exhibition, which is now available to the visitors, the works of the artist's last years. This illustration of the "Hero of Our Time" by Mikhail Lermontov, "Nose" by Gogol, "Kreutzer Sonata" Leo Tolstoy and others. The exhibition is also an illustration of "The Tale of the Priest and His Workman Balda" from the State Pushkin Museum.