Art@Site Alex Blagovestnov Shukshin, Tarkovsky and Shpalikov

Alex Blagovestnov


Shukshin, Tarkovsky and Shpalikov

Film Institute
Three bronze figures have settled on the steps at the entrance to the main building VGIK: SHukshin sitting and Tarkovsky and Shpalikov are nearby.
The inscription on the wall of the institute: Vgikovtsam, Andrei Tarkovsky, Gennady Shpalikov, Vasily Shukshin.
The author of the monument - sculptor Alex Blagovestnov. This monument replaced the previously set at the same place a monument cameras.
The monument was erected September 1, 2009 to the beginning of the new academic year in the most famous Film Institute strany dedicated two events: the 90th anniversary of the Institute and the 80th anniversary of the birth of director Vasily Shukshin.