Maxim Obrezkov

Art Director of The Tbilisi Central State Children Theatre.

Member of the Theatre Workers Union of the Russian Federation,Member of the Artists Union of the Russian Federation

Member of the international Association of fine arts AIAP UNESCO

Maxim Vladimirovich Obrezkov was born 16 November in Tbilisi (Georgia) to a family of actors. In 1997 Maxim Obrezkov graduated from The Shota Rustaveli Tbilisi State Theatre, Music and Cinema Institute (Theatre Decorating Department, teachers: Georgi Gunia, Nino Gunia).In 1997-2001 – Art Director of The Tbilisi Central State Children Theatre.In 2003 Obrezkov finished his postgraduate studies at The Russian Academy of Theatre Arts (Stagecraft Department, supervisor – S. M. Barkhin). Since 2001 works at The Vakhtangov Theatre, since 2004 is its Art Director. Maxim Obrezkov has worked as a decorator on more than 60 plays both in Russia and abroad (Germany, Georgia, Estonia) including the following: Jean Anouilh’s Antigone, Evgeny Shvarts’s The Snow Queen, Anton Chekhov’s The Bear, Marriage, Fyodor Sologub’s Woe, Maurice Maeterlinck’s The Blue Bird, Bertolt Brecht’s The Caucasian Chalk Circle, Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House, Laura Cherniauskaite Liuce Skates,Martin McDonagh The Pillowman, Alexander Volodin’s Five Evenings, Mikhail Bulgakov’s Hot Dog, Morphine,  Oscar Wilde’s The Fisherman and His Soul, Choderlos de Laclos’s The Dangerous Liaisons, Harold Pinter’s Kitchen Lift, Igor Stravinsky’s The Wedding, William Shakespeare’s Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Henry Purcell’s King Arthur, Alexander Ostrovsky’s Forest, and many others. Participated in the exhibitions:Shota Rustaveli’s Music and Cinema ExhibitionTbilisi Royal TheatreGeorgia’s State Art AcademyExhibition Hall TMS (Tbilisi) KLIN-2 (Moscow) Season’s Results (Itogi Sezona, Moscow)King Lear of Our Time (Prague Quadriennale)Theatre Costumes (Moscow)Russia’s Youth (Moscow)Theatre Artists (Toliatti)Tallin’s Russian Drama Theatre

Leonid Zorin’s Imperial Hunt (costume designer), 2002
Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull (stagecraft), 2003
Alexander Vampilov’s Last Summer in Chulimsk (stagecraft and costumes), 2005
Lope de Vega’s The Dog in the Manger, (stagecraft and costumes), 2006
Vladimir Mass and Michail Chervinsky’s White Acacia (stagecraft and costumes), 2008
Alexander Solzhenitsyn’s Matryona’s Home (stagecraft and costumes), 2008
Mikhail Lermontov’s Masquerade (costumes), 2010
Maxim Gorky’s Just People (Lyudi Kak Lyudi, stagecraft and costumes), 2011
My Quiet Homeland… (stagecraft and costumes), 2011
The Haven (costumes), 2011
Demons (costumes), 2012
Common business (stagecraft and costumes), 2012
Puss in Boots (stagecraft and costumes), 2013
Take an umbrella, Madame Gaultier! (stagecraft and co stumes), 2015
Peter Pan (set designer), 2015
Oedipus the king (costumes), 2016

The prize “For the best set design and costumes” XIV regional festival “Kuban theatre – 2014” for the play “Gogol. Chichikov. Soul”
Nominee: Golden mask – “the artist’s Work in musical theatre”, 2014 for the play
“Gogol. Chichikov. Soul”
Laureate of the city of Moscow in the field of literature and art in the nomination “Works for children and youth” (for the creation of the play “Puss in boots”), 2015