About

ashapiroOriginally from Russia, Anatoliy graduated with Honors from Leningrad Art Institute in 1970.  Anatoliy has worked as an artist and teacher of Art since then.  In 1985 he became a member of the Union of Russian Artists – in recognition of  participation of national wide juried exhibitions and artistic achievements.

In 1992 he immigrated with family to the USA.  Since then Anatoliy have actively worked on many artistic projects around the United States and abroad.  In 2001 Anatoliy  started teaching drawing and scenic painting classes at the  Department of Theatre at Wayne State University in Detroit.  He also worked as an instructor at College of Creative Studies, Detroit, some Art schools and  Art centers in Metro Detroit area.

Among his works  is a Holocaust  Memorial Center  in Farmington Hills, Palladium 12 Theater in Birmingham, Chrysler Museum, Fantasy of Flight Attraction in Florida, Disney Land, California and many others.

Anatoliy also known as a portrait and landscape artist.