Grigory Gurevich, sculptor, painter, graphic artist, printmaker, and inventor has had more than 400 exhibitions in the United States and Europe and conducted hundreds of sculpture workshops in Italy, Denmark, and U.S.
At 15, his painting “Grandmother” was selected for the exhibition of professional painters in Manege, Moscow
He had studied art in prestigious Academy of Fine and Industrial Arts in Leningrad, Russia.
His paintings, drawings and sculptures have won numerous awards and are in public and private collections in the United States, Russia, Denmark, Germany, Croatia, Slovakia, Switzerland and France.
He received a Masters Degree in Art from Academy of Fine and Industrial Arts in Leningrad (Sankt Peterburg), Russia and was a professor at St. Johns University, N.Y. and faculty member of Newark School of Fine
and Industrial Arts.
His bronze tableau of seven life–size figures entitled “The Commuters”, sculpted in 1985, is permanently installed in Newark Penn Station.
His book “Reflections” features 17 linocuts, etchings and mixed media prints has been included in the print collection Hermitage Museum in Leningrad, Russia, New York Public Library New York, USA, Newark Public Library, as well as the Rare Book collection of Library of Saint Bonaventure University.
In April 1995 Mr. Gurevich was granted a patent on a new type of manifolding book, one of which “Numbers 1-10, 10-1” is in the collection at the Brooklyn Museum and library at Columbia University of Chicago as well as in private collections of famous personalities such as Marcel Marceau in France, A. Raikin in Russia.
In March 2016, his sculpture |CLOWN” was exhibited in Russian State Museum in Peterburg, Russia as a part of “Circus” exhibition.
His 4 art books are now in the collection of Library of Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, USA since June 2016.
In 2004 his pen and ink drawing “The Tree” had been accepted as a temporary loan to the Gallery of Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation.
His watercolors and drawing were exhibited in Museum of Savitsky in Penza, Russia in 2008 and 2010, MORA, New York and WAH Center in 2014.
Mr. Gurevich created concept on pencil Drawing technique and concept on sculpture of Human Head and had more than 300 workshops and demonstrations on this subject in the United States, Russia, Denmark and Italy.
His work was published in such publications as “The New York Times”, “Who is Who in American Arts”, “Manhattan Arts Review”, “Encyclopedia of American Artists”, “American Artists Magazine” and many other leading art magazines and newspapers around the world.