Aleksey Ultturgasev

He was born on 8 August 1955 in Ust-Cul village of Askiz region. He has the title of State Artist of Khakas Republic. He graduated from V. Muhina St.Petersburg High School of Industry and Art in Russia. He held solo exhibitions in Abakan, Kranoyarsk, Novokuznetsk, Moscow, Irkutsk, Toms, Paris, London, New York, Istanbul, Baku and Almaty. He is the owner of the title of Senior Artist and Art Worker of Khakas Republic, and Senior Art Worker of Khakas Republic, and winner of “Abakan Golden Brush” competition, Grand Prix, and is the winner of TURKSOY painting awards. He has gained appreciation with his works including themes of Shamanism and Asian Turkic values.