Vitaly Korobeynikov (born in 1950) - National Artist of the Russian Federation, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Arts, Secretary of the Russian Union of Artists for the Southern Federal District, member of the Union of Artists of the USSR ( since 1985), winner of the RAH gold medal.
Graduated from the Krasnodar Art School (1971), Krasnodar State University of Culture and Arts with a degree in Monumental and Decorative Art (2001).
1985-1990-Member of the Board of the Krasnodar Regional Organization of the Union of Artists of Russia.
1994-2007-Chairman of the Krasnodar Regional Organization of the Union of Artists of Russia.
His favorite genres-landscape and still life-form the basis of the artist's work. He created his own, deeply individual type of landscape-paintings dedicated to the Kuban land, and therefore his canvases are always easily recognized at exhibitions.
Many of his works are in the collections of art museums in Russia and abroad.