Abezgus, Evgenii Vladimirovich
Born 1933, Moscow, USSR; died 1980, USSR
Evgenii Vladimirovich Abezgus graduated from the Moscow State Art School. In 1961 he began his lifelong career in poster design by taking a position with Izogiz State Publishing. Additionally, he designed posters for "Soviet Artist", "Kolos", "Sanprosvet" and "Planet" publishing houses in the Soviet Union. In 1963 he was awarded a prize by the Union of Artists of the USSR at the Second All-Union Exhibition of the Poster. Throughout the 1970s, he created numerous political posters and partnered with the artist Semen Raev on a multitude of those works.
Sources & Citations
Snopkov, A.E., et al. (2004). Shestʹsot plakatov. Moscow, Kontakt-Kulʹtura.
plakaty.ru (Abezgus bio)
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