Timeline

1924
Born in Moscow, Russia
1931–1939
Studied Arts in Central Children's Palace
1939–1944
Studied in the Moscow School of Art at the Surikov Institute in the class of P. Koshevoi, K. Molchanov, V. Pochitalov
1944–1950
Studied in the Surikov Institute of Art in the class of Y. Kugach, A. Osmerkin, A. Gritsai, V. Yakovlev
1950
Regular participant of the exhibitions both in Russia and abroad
1951
Became a member of the Union of Artists
1958
Started a cycle dedicated to Ryazan. This ongoing work continues today, and the artist regularly visits Ryazan region where he has a studio.
1959–1962
Trips to Egypt, Syria, Italy, Cuba, Mexico
1963
Silver Award by the Academy of Art of the USSR
1968
Awarded as the "Order Award for Merit" of Soviet Union
1968
Soviet National Literature and Art Awards
1976
Award "Peoples' Artists of the USSR"
1982
Distinguish Achievement award in Moscow
1983
Artist's self-portrait is accepted in the collection of the Ufizzi Gallery in Florence
1988
Became a member of the Academy of Fine Arts
1976–1998
Regular personal exhibitions in Mocow
2004
Museum of Victor Ivanov opened in Ryazan

Exhibitions

1976–1977
Solo Exhibition: Leningrad——Kiev——Kishinev——Smolensk—— ——Gorky——Tura——Sochi—— ——rostov-on-don——Saratov
1976
Solo Exhibition in the Central Building of Artists in Moscow
1974–1975
Solo Exhibition tour to memorize his 50th birthday: Ryazan——Vologda——Kirov——Perm——Sverdlovsk——Tyumen
1972–1973
Group Exhibition with Soviet Oil Painters D•Zhilinski, E•Zverkov, G•Korzev, P•Osalvsky,Italy
1961–1962
The Journey of Cuba, Pavilion of International Friendship in Gorky Park, Moscow and other Soviet cities
1961
The Journey of Cuba, Academy of Art of the USSR
1959
Solo Exhibition ,Central Building of Artists ,Moscow
1950
National Art Exhibition of Soviet Union
1950
National Exhibition all around the Soviet Union
1950
Other Soviet exhibitions in foreign countries