Russian Academy of Arts for the 75th anniversary of Alexander Vladimirovich Tsigal
The President of the Russian Academy of Arts Z.K. Tsereteli, the Presidium, the Department of Sculpture, the scientific and creative team of the Russian Academy of Arts congratulated the jubilee. The welcoming address in particular says:
"Dear Alexander Vladimirovich! The Presidium, the Department of Sculpture, the scientific and creative team of the Russian Academy of Arts and I personally give our warmest congratulations on your beautiful jubilee date - the 75th anniversary.
Your deep, essentially humanistic art is a significant contribution to the golden treasury of national and world artistic culture, it reflects the complex modern life and centuries-old experience of the spiritual culture of mankind.
Your monuments and monumental compositions decorate cities all over the world. Multifaceted easel creativity testifies to the uniqueness of the creative worldview, stylistic individuality, the novelty of artistic challenges. You enrich contemporary sculpture with your originality and breadth of your subjects and sculptural solutions. A broad-minded creative personality, a world-class sculptor, you have been successfully heading the Sculpture Department of the Russian Academy of Arts for many years.
Your high professional qualities, pedagogical talent, wealth of practical experience and ability to meet the challenges of our time have earned you the respect and trust of your students. You are recognised in Russia and elsewhere in the world, and have been awarded high honours and titles. Your works are well represented in major museum collections in our country and abroad.
We wish you, Alexander Vladimirovich, good health, success, new creative achievements, kindness and prosperity to you and your family members”
The Department of Sculpture, Information Department (Press Service) of the Russian Academy of Arts