Prokofiev, Oleg

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Name
Prokofiev, Oleg Gender: M
Oleg Sergeevich Prokofiev
born on 14 December 1928 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Bio/autobiography
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 21°59' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 13°39 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 20°39'



Oleg Prokofiev (second from right, in a family portrait)

Biography

Russian artist, sculptor and poet.

Son of the Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev and Lina Prokofieva, he was born in Paris but at the age of seven returned with his parents to Moscow. He lived there for 35 years, becoming a member of a small group of artists defying Soviet socialist realism. His abstract meditative compositions created in the 60s are now exhibited at the Tretyakov Gallery, the national museum of Russian art in Moscow. Like his brother Sviatoslav (1924–2010) he dedicated a large part of his life to the promotion of his father's life and work. He died on 20 August 1998 at Guernsey.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Lina and Serge: The Love and Wars of Lina Prokofiev" by Simon Morrison (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013), pp. 142-143: "the birth was to occur in Paris at Hopital Saint-Antoine, where she had delivered Svyatoslav. . . She delivered [at that hospital] at 5 A.M. on the fourteenth [of December, 1928]."

Categories

  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (sculptor)
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet

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