"ARKA" art-gallery
Sanct-Petersburg

Elena Kostenko (b. 1926)

  Elena Kostenko was born on August 9, 1926 in Leningrad. In 1952, Elena Kostenko graduated from the Repin Institute of Fine Arts, the workshop of Viktor Oreshnikov. She studied at Semen Abugov, Yuri Neprintsev, Mikhail Platunov, Andrei Mylnikov. Participated in exhibitions since 1952. Member of the Leningrad Union of Artists since 1953. She paints portraits, still-lifes, landscapes, genre compositions. Personal exhibitions in Belgorod (1981) and Leningrad (1986). Elena Kostenko works are in museums and private collections in Russia, France, Japan, the USA and other countries.

Elena Kostenko. Offended. Oil on cardboard, 50х70. 1963
Elena Kostenko. Kids are Playing. Oil on canvas, 70х60. 1992
Elena Kostenko. At the Zhelyabova Street in Leningrad. Oil on cardboard, 18,2х12. 1954
Elena Kostenko. Folk Toys from Kargopol. Oil on canvas, 40х60. 1989