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Yuri Koverdyayev

Yuri Koverdyayev

Yuri Koverdyayev

Moscow, Russia

Calligrapher, Graphic artist

Biography

Date and Place of birth: November 24, 1957, Moscow.
1975 – 1980 studied at Bauman Moscow State Technical University;
1979-1981, 1985-1987 studied at Studios of Calligraphic and Art Script (classes by E.M. Drobyazin, I.A. Guseva, M.V. Bolshakova) at Moscow United Committee of Graphic Artists.

OCCUPATION:

1979 - 1983 - P. I. Baranov Central Institute of Aviation Motors Development - artist;
1983 - 1990 – the Moscow Philharmonic - Artist of the advertising and publishing department;
1984 - 1991 - Central television, editorial offices of educational and literature programs – break bumpers, titles;
Cooperation with the Soviet cultural foundation, newspaper and magazine editorial offices;
1989-1990 participation in an exhibition of calligraphy USSR-USA.

1990 – Designer of securities:
1990 - 1995 - Goznak Moscow printing house - Work on a series of paper currency of Russia;
1993-1996 - N-T-GRAF publishing and polygraph complex - - Design of shares, certificates, bills of exchange, cheques, bonds, lottery tickets, ID cards, diplomas and some other documents;
1996-1997 - CJSC Polistar (Jura Security Printing software) - work on the project of the Russian regular passport;
1997-2008 - CJSC EPO (PolyLine, Corel Draw, Photoshop, Streamline software) - designing securities, special regional documentary stamps, new kinds of polygraphic protection means for printed material.

Took part in designing the Orthodox Encyclopedia.

Participant of polygraphic, advertising and bank exhibitions.

In 2008 as a winner of contest “Write AiF beautifully” he took part in the International Exhibition of Calligraphy in St. Petersburg.

Member of the Artists Trade Union of Russia.

Author works

Prayer to Guardian Angel

Birch bark, gouache, acryl, broad-nib and sharp-pointed nib pens, brush, 34х27 cm, 2010

Dedication to Grigory Epstein

Copperplate engraving, calligraphic writing. Paper, ink, sharp-pointed nib pens, 150x210 cm, 2006

Dedication to Irina Yegorova

Paper, ink, sharp-pointed nib pens, 60x180 cm, 2005

Portrait of Asmanov

Copperplate engraving, calligraphic writing. Paper, ink, sharp-pointed nib pens, 115x170 cm, 2008

Congratulations, Teacher!

Birch bark, China ink, gouache, broad-nib pens, 38,5x27 сm, 1989

AiF is 30

Paper, ink, sharp-pointed nib pens, 61x123 cm, 2008

Portrait of Asmanov. Fragment

Paper, ink, pointed pen. Original size: 115x170 cm

Organists contest

Black paper, white gouache, broad-nib pens, aerographics, 37x50 cm, 1988

Lyceum. October 19

Black paper, white gouache, sharp-pointed nib pens, 47x59,5 cm, 1988

Dedication to teacher Irina Guseva

Paper, ink, gouache, sharp-pointed nib pens, brush, 70x120 cm, 2006

“Remember not the sins of my youth nor my transgressions… “(Psalm 25:7 KJV)

Birch bark, gouache, ink, acryl, broad-nib and sharp-pointed nib pens, brush, 26x68 cm, 2009

Application to become a member of the National Union of Calligraphers

Birch bark, gouache, ink, acryl, broad-nib and sharp-pointed nib pens, brush, 26x69 cm, 2009

Application to become a member of the National Union of Calligraphers

Birch bark, gouache, ink, acryl, broad-nib and sharp-pointed nib pens, brush, 15x7 cm, 2009

Prayer “Our Father…” (half-uncial Cyrillic book hand) in XVI century version

Half-uncial Cyrillic book hand, birch bark, broad-nib pens, gouache, 16.5x23.7 cm, 2009

Prayer “Our Father…” (Cyrillic Uncial) in XI century version

Russian Cyrillic cursive handwriting, birch bark, broad-nib pens, gouache, 16.5x25 cm, 2009

Prayer “Our Father…” (Russian Cyrillic cursive handwriting) in XIX century version

Cyrillic Uncial, birch bark, broad-nib pens, gouache, 16.5x26 cm, 2009

Glory to God in the highest...

Paper, ink, sharp-pointed nib pens, 29x42 cm, 2009
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