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Online exhibit of Russian academic drawings



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James Sondow

James Sondow studied at Bridgeivew for four years. He began as a painting student but then decided to focus on sculpture. His instructors were Samuel Kudish, Polina Osnachuk, Larisa Dekermendzhi and Vitaly Patrov. After completing his courses at Bridgeview, Jim was accepted to the Repin Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture. He is currently in his second year of the 6 year program at the Sculpture Department. In addition to his studies at the Repin Academy for the first two years he took private classes with an outstanding Russian sculptor Alexander Molev.

Working with Alexander (Sasha) Molev in his studio.

At the Repin Acdemy with now Bridgeview alumni and Repin Academy third year student Ilya Mirochnik and Bridgeview co-founder John Murray