© Galerie Horizon, 2012 31 Vladimir Pronin ( Владимир Пронин ) was born in 1955. In 1974 he graduated from the Fedoskino School of Miniature Painting. In 1982 he graduated from the Moscow Textile Academy, Faculty of Crafts. He took part in many national and international exhibitions. Some of them : 1993 Sydney, Australia, 1994 Las Vegas, USA, 1995 and 1996 New York, USA, 1994-2000 Miami Beach, USA, and 2002 India. S. Aidinyan wrote about Pronin: "Artistic virtuosity and solemn rendition of ornamental detail : these are the defining moments of Vladimir Pronin's style and give birth to the richness of his painting. His individual style can be seen as an ornamental neo-symbolism". 1   O  O 4   O 5 © Galerie Horizon, 2012