Alexander Zakharov is a painter and printmaker born in Moscow, Russia. He studied at the Russian Academy of Arts, Moscow.
Zakharov has exhibited his work at the Mimi Ferzt Gallery, Coda Gallery, Russian American Art Collective, Stuart Levy Gallery, and Golda Meir Association, all in New York City; RuArts Gallery, Salle du Manège, and Armenian Representation Hall, Moscow; New Jersey Museum of Contemporary Art; Boston Center for the Arts; Portland Museum of Art, OR; Connecticut Graphicarts Center, Norwalk; Maya Polsky Art Advisory, Chicago; Granovsky Gallery, Hong Kong, Michael Kizhner Fine Art, Beverly Hills, CA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, Croatia; and National Union of Artists of Ukraine, Kiev.
Zakharov’s work is in public collections including The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow; Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC; Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ; Fogg Museum at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; Portland Museum of Art, OR; New York Public Library, New York City; and Philadelphia Museum of Art. He is represented in the private collections of Gillian Anderson, Sir Otto Bismarck, David Bowie, Nicolas Cage, and Whoopi Goldberg.
—From Brandywine Workshop and Archives records
May 18 1965