Art Brokerage: Vladimir Gorsky Russian-American Artist: b. 1953-2008. Gorsky was born in Moscow and emigrated from Russia to Texas in 1987 where he continued his career as a professional artist. His art graces the walls of Heads of State, Private Collectors and Art Galleries around the world. The portfolio he amassed ranges from imaginative Russian fairy tale series to miniature gold-leafed portraits on small wooden eggs. Special projects include "From the Depth of Ages" depicting historical artwork from stone tablets to the Mona Lisa. The most spectacular of his masterpieces is his painting "Tapestry of the Centuries" representing 2,000 years of world history. It's an astounding painting, and an historical masterpiece. The medium is mixed media on canvas. The original canvas measuring 9' x 18' took 3 years to paint and comprises 350 people and events that shaped the history of the world from the time of Christ up to year 2000. This painting has achieved international acclaim. The 'Tapestry' is currently on display at Fort Worth Central Library in Fort Worth, TX. The historical painting of Las Vegas , 7 1/2' x 12 1/2', called "Miracle of the Desert" is also a testament to his celebrated talent as a master artist. Vladimir's collection of pop art Celebrity Portraits of musicians, Hollywood idols, world famous icons and entertainers captures the essence of the 20th century in a vibrant and bold style that is modern yet timeless Russian who migrated to the U.S. and has been on many art magazines and works have fetched more than 40,000.00. He died in 2008.
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