Pogedaieff, Georges

Georges Pogedaieff (born GrigoryPozhidaev) – a theatre designer, painter, and graphic artist, born in Russian Empire in 1894 or 1897, graduate of the Moscow School of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, French order of Légiond’Honneur holder. From 1925 Pogedaieff lived in Paris. He contributed greatly both to theatre art and painting. His personal exhibitions were held at a number of Paris art galleries.