Stepan Feodorovich Kolesnikov (Ukrainian, 1955)

Timeline

1879
Born in the village of Adrianopol, Ukraine
1896
Kolesnikov's drawings were accepted to the exhibition in Nizhni Novgorod
1897–1903
Studied in Odessa Art School in the class of A. Popov and K. Kostandi. Being one of the best students, he got the right to enter the Imperial Academy of Fine Arts without exams.
1903–1909
Student of I. Repin and A. Kiselev in the Imperial Academy of Fine Arts
1909
Received the Golden Medal at the exhibition in Munich, and an engraved cigarette-case as a personal gift from Tsar Nikolay II.
1909
Exhibition in Berlin
1910
Exhibition in London
1911
Exhibition in Rome
1910–1912
Pensioner of the Academy in Europe
1912–1913
Travelled in China and Turkestan
1919
Emigrated to Belgrade, Serbia
1921
Exhibition in Belgrade
1920–1924
Professor of the drawing class in Russian-Serbian gymnasium
1925
Exhibitions in Paris
1921–1926
Stage designer in the National Theater in Belgrade
1926
Exhibitions in Belgrade and Prague
1927
Exhibition in G. Petit in Paris
1928
Exhibitions in Brussels, London, Holland and Germany
1930
Participated in the Big Exhibition of Russian Art in Belgrade
1955
Died in Belgrade