According to the order of the President of Ukraine, to our fellow countryman, the national artist of Ukraine, the honored worker of arts of Ukraine Careful Nikolay Fedorovich the state grant is appointed.
Landscapes of Pobuzhya, the Crimea, the Black Sea became the main subjects of the latest works of Nikolay Berezhny. The series "Still Waters", "Bugsky Motives", "Ship Edge", "Grushevka" which were created for many years.
The big cycle of water colors is created in various corners of our country and CIS countries.
Nikolay Berezhny's works are in the museums and galleries of CIS countries, in Tretyakovsky to gallery in Moscow, in the Russian museum of Sankt - Petersburg, and also in 15 museums of Ukraine.
I was born in Matveevo's village in a family of Akulina and the railroader Fyodor. I grew in Giaginskaya's village.
In 1952-1957 I studied in Krasnodar artly - normal school in which arrived according to the recommendation of the teacher of Giaginsky school. After the termination of school I worked as the teacher of technical drawing and drawing in the Kemerovo region, in a design workshop of administration of commerce in Krasnodar, in office of Art fund in Omsk.
In 1963 I became the candidate, and in a year - the member of the Union of artists of the USSR. By then it already got a family. Once the son fell ill, long didn't recover, and doctors advised to replace climate. In 1971 I moved to Nikolaev in which his wife Larisa Vasilyevna the early did practical training and in which the regional organization of the Union of artists was created at this time. From 1972 to 1991 I held a post of its chairman.