YOUR GUIDE IN THE WORLD OF ART
INTERNATIONAL ART RATING
DEAR LADIES AND GENTLEMEN!
For many years the positioning of Russian art of XVIII-XXI centuries in a global world context was discussed in the Rating Center of Artists Trade Union. And now it is time to translate general arguments about the world art in International Art Rating.
The principles of International Art Rating forming are the
same as in the United Art Rating. But, to date, the total number of
professional artists of the Russian Empire, Soviet
Union, "Russian Abroad", the
So we approached the formation of the International Art Rating somewhat differently: we included there only the first three categories, i.e. 1, 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B. All over the world (Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Britain, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Colombia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia and former Soviet republics, the republics of the former Yugoslavia, the USA, Finland, France, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, Turkey, Japan and some other countries) there are about eleven thousand of such artists. In fact, these artists formed and are forming the history of world art of XVIII-XXI centuries.
This does not mean that
we ignored the rest of the creators: categories below the third are required
to be worked with at least to select into the three highest categories. Therefore, International Art Rating actually
includes those hundreds of thousands of artists, and if someone is interested in the rating of an artist, who was not
included in the printed edition of IAR, then you are welcome, please contact
International Art Rating is issued in English as an annex to the reference book "United Art Rating”.
All artists, included in International Art Rating, are included in Internet-project “Greatest world artists of XVIII–XXI centuries”, where their names are shown in alphabetic order without rating categories.
Editor-in-chief and founder of the reference book "United Art Rating”,
chairman of Artists Trade Union of Russia,
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