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Born in Gomel, Belorussia in 1955. Started sculpting at the age of 7. In 1967 at the age of 12 received a Gold Medal for his line etching,
Self Portrait at the National Exhibition of Youth Art in Moscow, Russia. He became a student of the Sculpture Department of Glebov Art College in
Minsk, Belorussia in 1970 and graduated in 1974. In 1978 completed his first commission, Monumental Relief dedicated to the Russian Revolution on a
public building in Gomel, Belorusia. In 1980 he became a student at Mukhina Academy of Arts in St. Petersbug and graduated in 1985 with honors. Until 1
989 he took active part in national exhibitions and worked on commissioned projects.
In 1990 he arrived in the United States and has been continuing to create his art for private collectors and international exhibitions. He has won acclaim
for his work exhibited in the USA and overseas. In 1993 he was commissioned to create a Lester Levy Humanitarian Award of which U.S. Senator Barbara A.
Mikulski of Maryland became the first recipient. And in 1994 his sculpture, Crying Violin became an International Elie Wiesel Holocaust Remembrance Award
which was presented to Steven Spielberg for his movie Schindlers List. In 1996 he became a member of the National Sculpture Society. His work can be
found museums and public places such as the State Russian Museum in St. Petersburg, Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Jersey, Gomel Historical
Museum in Belorussia, Kolodzei Foundation in New York. His work can also be found in numerous private collections around the world: USA, England, France,
Russia, China, Japan, Brazil, Venezuela, Switzerland, Israel, Italy, Canada and Germany.
In 2006 he was honored with a National Sculpture Society Award for non-traditional sculpture. Mr. Gerrman currently represented by Wally Findlay Galleries