Oregon Art Beat

Icon Painter Olga Volchkova

Clip | 8m 11s Video has closed captioning.

Eugene resident Olga Volchkova grew up in Russia, and attended the first school of traditional icon painting when it opened after the Berlin Wall came down. She painted traditional Russian icons for years. After she moved to America she began combining her passion for botanicals and plants with her icon paintings to create a new body of work.

Aired: 10/05/16

Rating: TV-G

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Funding provided by James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation, Robert D. & Marcia H. Randall Fund for Lifelong Learning, The Kinsman Foundation, US Bank, Jackson Foundation and Roundhouse Foundation.