WHITE NIGHTS OF LENINGRAD by Otgontuvden
Born in 1984, B.Otgontuvden has became an only Mongolian to teach in the Ilya Repin St. Petersburg State Academic Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, the largest arts educational institution and one of the most important scientific centers in Russia. It is also considered as a one of the most well known art schools in the world.
Otgontuvden has studied at the Mongolian Institute of Fine Art majoring decorative applicable science from 2002 to 2004 and in the faculty of easel painting at the Voronej State Academy of Art from 2004 to 2008. In 2008, he moved to I.Ye. Repin St Petersburg State Academic Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture and studied in the studio of Professor V.S. Pesikov. In 2012, he defended his diploma with an “excellent” mark and received “Best Artist” diploma from the Russian Academy of Arts Council. Otgontuvden became a member of Saint Petersburg’s Painters Union since 2012