Grigorii Zimin

Зимин, Григорий Александрович

Graphic artist, photographer

Born Moscow 1900

Died Moscow, 1983


Zimin studied from 1919 to 1924 at the Architectural Faculty of the Moscow Higher Art School under N. Ladovskii. During the 1920s he maily worked as a designer of banners for revolutionary hollidays and as a designer of exhibitions. At the end of the 1920s he started making photograms and since worked mainly as photographer. After the Second Workd War he worked as a designer of the Agricultural Exhibition VDNKh. He was married to the poetess Alla Alsufeva.


c. 1920