Ardalion Kusmin(1930 - 1990) began his studies in the secondary school specializing in art the repin Institute in Leningrad. In the college, his tutor was the well-known artist Professor I.A. Serebryany. 

In 1960, Kuzmin graduated from college, having completed the picture Fisherman Of The Caspian Sea, wich wich was shown in an exhibition in Moscow. Kusmin is known almost exclusively as a landscape painter. 


Now the artist lives in Novosibirsk. He is a member of the Artist of the USSR. He participated in regional and zonal exhibitions, as well as in some prestigious exhibitions throughout the country like: the exhibitio Draftmen of Siberia, in Moscow (1969), the Water-Colors From All the USSR, in Leningrad1969, the 4th exhibition of the Works of Artists of Russia in Moscow, 1970 and exhibition Artists of the Ural, Siberia 1971...

Kusmin, Ardalion

Ardalion Kusmin

Aquarell on Paper on Carboard, signed and dated, 1968.

Size: 64 x 45 cm

Price: 1200,-Euro

Geza Perneczky was born in Keszthely, Hungary in 1936. 

He studied music and art history in Budapest. From 1962 on he was an editor at the Hungary Art Publishing House, an art critic at different newpapers, a collaborator of more cultural periodicals and host of art programs at the Hungarian Television. 

Since 1970 he lives and works in Cologne, Germany. Besides publications on modern art, he is doing artist activities in painting, concept art, visual poetry and artist books. 

His work had been shown in exhibitions in Europe and America.

Perneczky participated in the international Mail Art Network movement and wrote the well known monograph, The Network, Cologne, 1993.

In 2009 he gave his Mail Art Collection to the Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart as gift.