Kadirov Gafur Kobilovich

A member of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan, a
member of the Creative Union of Artists, a monumental painting artist,
professor, was born in 1958 in Tashkent Region. In 1974-1978 he graduated from
the Republican College of Art named after P.Benkov. From 1978 to 1984 he
graduated from the Moscow State Institute of Arts named after V.Surikov, the
department “Monumental Painting”. Since 1990 he is a member of the
Union of artists under the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan. Since 1982 he has
participated in national and international art exhibitions, in 2002 he was
awarded the Silver Medal of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan and in 2006 he
was awarded the title of People’s Artist of Uzbekistan. From 2018, the real
member of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan (academician)

G.K.Kadirov is not only a renowned artist but also a
teacher of high qualification. From 1985 to 2000 he worked at the Faculty of
Fine Arts of the National Institute of Fine Arts and Design named after
Kamoliddin Behzod, in 1991-1996 as the head of the Department of
“Monumental and decorative painting”. Since 2011, he has been working
as a professor at the Department of “Monumental painting” at the
Faculty of Fine Arts at the National Institute of Arts and Design named after
Kamoliddin Behzod. During 2011-2016 he has participated in several art
exhibitions in the republic and abroad, with his creative works. These are the
art exhibition of Uzbek artists in Beijing and 10 cities of China in 2013, the
exhibition “Genealogy: the tree of memory” at the Fine Arts Gallery
of Uzbekistan in 2013, the exhibition of fine arts in Riga in 2013, the art of
Uzbekistan in 2013 in Ashgabat, an exhibition of Uzbek artists at the Central
Artists’ House in Moscow in 2014, in 2014 the exibition “Fine Arts of
Uzbekistan” in Brussels, Belgium in, in 2015 Art exhibition dedicated to
the friendship of Uzbekistan and Pakistan at the Gallery of Fine Art, the art
exhibition dedicated to the 40th anniversary of Ilhom Theater in the Ilkhom
Theater in Tashkent in 2016, the 75th anniversary of Botir Zokirov held in the
Central Exhibition Hall of the Academy of Arts of Uzbekistan in 2016.

In June and July 2016 at the Center for training and
retraining of pedagogical cadres at the Uzbek State Institute of Arts and
Culture, a graduate qualification work for the subject “Artistic solution
in composition” (4th grade, 8 th semester) And” Electronic data
packet “(MODULE). Participant of the exhibition dedicated to the 26th
anniversary of independence in ART AND FACT Gallery in September 2017,
participant of the KOREA UZBEKISTAN FINE ART EXCHANGE EXHIBITION in September
2017, Participant of the exhibition “Master of Creativity” at the
Department of Monumental painting of the Faculty of Fine Arts at the Exhibition
Hall of the National Institute of Fine Arts and Design named after Kamoliddin
Behzod, the author of the exhibition “Happiness”, “Pink
Shirt” and “Happy Family” at the exposition of the Art Museum of
Khiva. Participated in the Art Week in Tashkent in April 2018, held a Master
Class in the Central Exhibition Hall. Participant of the International Tashkent
Biennale in October 2018.

His creative works 
are preserved in the State Museum of Art of Uzbekistan, in the
collection of directorate of the Central Exhibition Hall of the Academy of Arts
of Uzbekistan, in the Gallery of Fine Arts of Uzbekistan, in the Art Gallery of
Urgench, the Presidential Palace in the “Qaynarsoy”, in the
Presidential Complex at the White Palace, in the Senate building.