Abakumov, Mikhail G., Kolomna
Абакумов Михаил Георгиевич
Mikhail G. Abakumov was born in the city of Kolomna in 1948. He entered the Moscow Kalinin Higher Art and Industry College in 1964. He began to study at the national State Institute of Cinematography under the tutelage of I. A. Shpinel and G. A. Myasenikov in 1971. He graduated from the Institute in 1977. In 1977 he began to study at the Soviet Academy of Art under the leadership of A and C Tkachev and A. M. Gritsai. He completed his master work in 1983. Abakumov joined the Artists' Union of the Russian Federation in 1980.