Samir Rakhmanov is a professional painter born in Ukraine and raised in Azerbaijan. In 2020, after having completed a rigorous 6-year training he has graduated from the prestigeous Repin Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture in St.Petersburg, Russia, with distinction.
Embued in realistic tradition his style incorporates a combination of modern and contemporary elements. Samir specializes in portraiture, still life and landscape painting. Passionate about discovering new territories in the field of figurative painting, the artist has already developped a distinctive and authentice voice.
Samir participates in national and international exhibitions and his work is collected worldwide.
He currently lives and creates in in Saint-Petersburg, Russia.