SALIHITDIN AITBAEV

     He was born 15 Feb 1938 in Kyzylorda, died 29 September 1994 in Almaty. Painter, graphic artist, honored artist of Kazakhstan, laureate of the Lenin Komsomol prize.

In 1961 he graduated from the Almaty art school named after N. Gogol from M. Kenba. In 1969-1971, he taught at the art school.

     His paintings "Shopandar demalysy", "Bakhyt" give a distinctive look of the Kazakh visual art. He wrote portraits of "A. Alimjanov", "Ana", "Ake", "Shopan", "Abai", a series of paintings devoted to architectural monuments of medieval Khiva.   

 Paintings and graphic works by S. Aitbayev represented in the State Museum of arts of the Republic of Kazakhstan named after A. Kasteev, the Museum of Modern art, Astana.

Landscape. Little house 60x52. 1974
Landscape. Little house 60x52. 1974
Fiancee 105x78. 1992
Fiancee 105x78. 1992
The young man 50x70. 1980s
The young man 50x70. 1980s
Portrait of a young man 50x70. 1980
Portrait of a young man 50x70. 1980
The Goddess Umai. 1991
The Goddess Umai. 1991
Meeting the shepherds 90х100. 1991
Meeting the shepherds 90х100. 1991
Still life with books 63х55. 1989
Still life with books 63х55. 1989
Still life with a horse's skull
Still life with a horse's skull
On poems by Suleimenov 36х30. 1971
On poems by Suleimenov 36х30. 1971