Sergey Tyukanov was born on the island Sakhalin. He graduated from the Far Eastern State University of Humanities, Graphic Art Department in Khabarovsk - Master’s Degree. - Member of International Association of Art / United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - IAA /AIAP IAA, UNESCO -Member of the Union of Arts of Russia, -Member of National Society of Exlibris and Graphic Lovers ( NSEL), -Member of International Federation of Bookplate Societies (FISAE) -Member of International Academic Printmaking Alliance. He was one of the authors and organizers of the All-Union Biennale of Contemporary Graphic Art in Kaliningrad , led the group of experts who selected graphic works from all over former Soviet Union states for Biennale. In 2000 he was curator of the Russian department of the International Biennale "ARS-BALTICA" , a member of the organizational committee and had developed the concept of the Russian exposition, selected artworks and fully formed the Russian portion of the Biennale. He works in etchings, paintings, watercolors. Sergey Tyukanov has taken part in more than 200 International exhibitions. His works were awarded and received honorable mentions at International competitions .The artist’s artworks can be found in private collections and the collections of 19 Museums and State Galleries of the World. Works as a freelance artist. He lives in Canada from 2011.
CORPORATE AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS: Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, Russia Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK Bewick Museum of Engraving, UK Bristol Museum, Bristol, UK Cabinet of Drawing and Prints, Pisa, Italy. Frederikshavn Museum of Ex Libris, Denmark Graphic Cabinet of English Engraver’s Society, UK Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Chicago, IL . USA Mazereal Center Ministry of Culture Belgium, Casterlee, Belgium Portland Art Museum-Gilkey Center for the Graphic Art, Oregon, USA Museum Ex Libris, Moscow, Russia Raisio State Library, Raisio, Finland Sakima Art Museum .Okinawa Prefecture, Japan Museum of Amber, Kaliningrad, Russia International Institute of Humor and Satire, Gabrovo, Bulgaria Kaliningrad State Art Gallery , Kaliningrad , Russia Museum of World Ocean, Kaliningrad, Russia Kaliningrad Regional Museum of History and Art, Kaliningrad, Russia Riga’s Art Museum, Riga, Latvia Malbork Castle Museum, Malbork, Poland
Austria, Australia, Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Byelorussia, Canada, Chili, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Eastland, England, Finland, France, Greece, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Moldova, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Scotland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Swiss, Ukraine.
Last Solo exhibitions: 2017-Gallery of Fantasy Art, Montreal, Canada 2015- EA Gallery" , Antwerpen, Belgium, - International Shuohai Art Gallery, Tianjin, China 2014- Graphics. "Yifine gallery" Beijing, China 2013 Painting, graphic, giclee."61 Gallery", Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 2012- Paintings , graphics. Gallery “Nevsky prospect”, St-Petersburg, Russia 2011 -Paintings, drawings, watercolors, Intaglio prints. "Alice in Wonderland", "Curly Tales Fine Art Gallery ", Chicago, USA. -Etchings, watercolors, drawings. EA Gallery , Antwerp, Belgium 2010- Paintings, drawings, watercolors, Intaglio prints. "Curly Tales Fine Art Gallery”, Chicago, USA 2009 -Paintings, drawings, watercolors, Intaglio prints. Chicory Gallery, Alkmaar, the Netherlands 2008- Paintings, drawings, watercolors, Intaglio prints. Perfect Pear Gallery, Chicago, USA 2007- Paintings, drawings, watercolors, Intaglio prints. Atlas Galleries, Chicago, USA
Last selected group Exhibitions: 2018- "Surrealism now", Poros Musem ,Portugal 2017 -6 th Guanlan Internatonal Print Biennial -"Premio ex Libris,piccolo grafica"-Santa Croce sull’ Arno, Italy 2016- Guangzhou International Exlibris and Mini-prints Biennial -International Printmaking Academic Alliance ,Taimiao Art gallery(Imperial Ancestal Temple) Beijing, China -International Congress of Exlibris, Vologda, Russia 2015- International "Surrealism now", Palacio da Lousa, Coimbra, Portugal , -"Galeria da Antiga Capitania do Porto de Aveiro" , -Museum da Cidade de aveiro -"Garden of Fernal Delights", "Bash Contemporary", San Francisco, USA (Book) 2014- Conimbriga Museum, Portugal, (Bissaya Bareto Foundation) -Portugal International Surrealism Now , gallery Vieira Portu -International Triennial of graphic Art, St-Petersburg, Russia -"Fabula -Bosch" Gallery "V-concept", St-Petersburg, Russia - Exhibition "Number One" Gallery "KINO" Moscow, Russia - Gallery Karin Sutter, Basel , Switzerland 2013-International Surrealism now, Lisbon, Portugal -"Erotic in fine art", Basel, Switzerland -Contemporary Russian graphic art, Warsaw, Poland