Semen Chuikov

Чуйков, Семен Афанасьевич


Born Pishpek (Frunze), 30 October 1902

Died Moscow, 18 May 1980


Chuikov studied at the studio of N. Khludov in Vernyi (now Almati) before moving to Moscow in 1923 where he studied at the Vkutein until 1930. In the eary 1930s he was one of the founders of the Kirgiz Museum of Fine Arts in Frunze.