Artist, graphic artist, photographer, author of short stories.

Awarded the title “Humanist Artist”. Certificate issued by the Vice-President of Fine Arts Sotheby’s Garry F. Metzner and Aldo Castillo Gallery, Chicago, USA.

Maxim Bashev is a modern avant-garde artist working in mixed technique. One of the main features of Maxim Bashev’s creative manner is the integration of photographic portraits in his paintings.

Bashev considers a famous artist and philosopher Luis Ortega to be his teacher, with whom he had been acquainted since 1986.

Among the authors who have influenced the formation of creativity, will make:
Velasquez, El Greco, Goya, Salvador Dali, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring, Jean Dubuffet, Robert Rauschenberg, Sai Thombly.

The artist lives and works in Moscow.
He exhibits paintings and graphics at the personal, group, and international exhibitions.

Maxim Bashev’s works are presented in museums and private collections in Russia, the USA and Europe.