Daniil Fedorov – popular artist
Daniil Fedorov is a famous Moscow artist. He is a member of the Moscow Union of Artists, the Union of Artists of Russia, the International Arts Foundation. His paintings are permanently exhibited in Moscow and abroad. The artist has had more than 60 solo exhibitions.
Fedorov was born on March 9, 1979 in Moscow. His great-grandfather, grandfather and grandmother were painters. Daniil’s father is a film and theater actor and his mother is a costume designer, graphic artist, art historian.
Fedorov began to paint at home and then entered art school. In 2001 he graduated from the Department of Graphic of the Moscow State Pedagogical University. In 1997 Fedorov attended art classes by Professor Anthony Droege at the Indiana University South Bend (IUSB), USA.
In 2004 he joined the Association of Painters of the Moscow Union of Artists.
In the late 1990s, Daniil painted still lifes and landscapes in the tradition of the Moscow School of Painting, in the mid-2000s he was influenced by Andy Warhol.
In recent years, Daniil works primarily in the genre of portraiture. He painted portraits of many famous personalities such as: Nikolay Tsiskaridze, Andris Liepa, Sophia Loren, Ornella Muti, Demi Moore, Paul Adrian, Pamela Anderson, Milla Jovovich, Pussycat Dolls, Shakira, Mickey Rourke, Natalie Imbruglia, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Maria Conte, Daniel Radcliffe and many others.
Fedorov’s works are in the Moscow Museum of Modern Art, the Russian Cultural Center of the Russian Embassy in Washington, the Tula Museum of Fine Arts, private collections in Russia and abroad, including the collections of Mikhail Gorbachev, Bosco di Ciliegi and Nike companies, as well as international stars Natalia Oreiro, Emma Chaplin, Paris Hilton, Nelly Furtado, Gloria Gaynor and others.
You can read about Fedorov’s works in the “Encyclopedia of painters. Beginning of the XXI century”, in Munich encyclopedia “World lexicon of fine art”, in the books “The Art of Russia -2002, -2004, -2005”, in magazines: “The Artist”,”Tretyakov Gallery” and “Our Heritage”.
Daniil also starred in the film “Hot Ice”, where he played himself.
In 2012-2013 Fedorov and a Russian fashion model, winner of the beauty contest “Miss Moscow 2010” and “Beauty of Russia 2011” Natalia Pereverzeva, were often seen together at social events.