Evgenii Mikhnov-Voitenko

Михнов-Войтенко, Евгений Григорьевич

Painter, graphic artist

Born Kherson, 5 July 1932

Died Leningrad 2 October 1988


Mikhnov-Voitenko studied 1951-1954 at the Scandinavian department of the Leningrad Institute for foreign languages and 1954-1958 at the Leningrad Theatrical Institute. Mikhnov-Voitenko worked at the Leningrad Work for Painting and Interior Decoration (KZHOI). In his free times he designed and developed his own techniques of painting which rendered him the accusation of being an unoffical artist. He died 1988 of larynx carcinoma.