Vladimir Zhikhartsev

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Biography

Vladimir was born and received his fine art education in Russia, specializing in watercolor, acrylic and oil painting. A Professional artist, he has had numerous exhibitions in Russia and 14 solo exhibitions in various galleries in Alaska. As a Plein Air artist and recipient of the 2008 Rasmuson Foundation Artist Fellowship Award, he travels and paints Alaska from Ketchikan to Dutch Harbor. Vladimir is also well-known as a 15 times Gold Medal winner in International Ice Sculpture Championships around the World. A resident of Alaska since 1996, he has been teaching ice sculpture classes in winter and watercolor painting workshops throughout Alaska in the summertime.

Years taught2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013
DepartmentVisual Arts
SpecialtyWatercolor
Websitehttp://www.vladimirzhikhartsev.com/

Teaching schedule
Chena Hot Springs Visual Arts IntensiveSatSun (week 2) 10:00am–4:00pmChena Hot Springs2017
Watercolor Workshop at DeltaMTW (week 1) 10:00am–2:00pmDelta Moose Lodge2017
Midnight Sun Watercolor Floating CampMTWTh (week 2) 10:00am–4:00pmAlaska-Island Adventures, Ketchikan, AK2017
Chena Hot Springs Visual Arts IntensiveSatSun (week 2) 10:00am–4:00pmChena Hot Springs2016
Watercolor Workshop at DeltaMTW (week 1) 10:00am–2:00pmDelta Moose Lodge2016
Midnight Sun Watercolor Floating CampMTWTh (week 2) 10:00am–4:00pmAlaska-Island Adventures, Ketchikan, AK2016
Midnight Sun Watercolor Floating Camp - double/triple occupancyMTWTh (week 2) 10:00am–4:00pmAlaska-Island Adventures, Ketchikan, AK2016
Watercolor at Tonglen LakeMTW (week 1) 9:00am–5:00pmTonglen Lake Lodge2015
Watercolor Workshop at DeltaMTW (week 1) 10:00am–2:00pmDelta Moose Lodge2015
Intermediate WatercolorMTWThF (week 2) 9:00am–4:00pmGruening 2022014
Chena Hot Springs Visual Arts IntensiveSatSun (week 2) 10:00am–4:00pmChena Hot Springs2014
Beginning/Intermediate WatercolorMTWThF/MTWThF 9:00am–3:30pmTanana Energy Center - TVF2013
Beginning/Intermediate WatercolorMTWThF/MTWThF 9:00am–3:30pmTanana Energy Center - TVF2011
Beginning/Intermediate WatercolorMTWThF/MTWThF 9:00am–3:30pmTanana Energy Center - TVF2010

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