My Education and Experience

1986 - 1990
BS in Art Restoration from Moscow High Art and Industrial Institute (former Stroganovskoe)

“RosRestavratsiya” Russian State Museum’s restoration service (Moscow, Russia). Restoration of icons and frescoes of XVIII-XIX centuries.

Individual icons and paintings restoration in the U.S.A. (since 1997). Have been restoring icons for antique shops in New York City and in New Mexico. Extensive experience and advanced skills in restoration of different age icons.

W orking as Art Restorer/Conservator at Restoration Division (Chicago)


Here are a few samples of my work


Recreating the icon for St. Basil Greek Orthodox Church (Chicago)



Restoration of a painting. Fragment 1


Restoration of a painting. Fragment 2


Working on the frame for a 18th century painting





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An Icon in the Process of Restoration