Alex Gerasev is an illustrator, painter, printmaker and muralist known for his bold lines, exquisite craftsmanship and intriguing imagery. Gerasev grew up in St. Petersburg, Russia and studied at the Repin Academy of Fine Arts under the direction of renowned book artist Andre Pahomov.
His work is exhibited internationally and is held in private and public collections throughout the US and Europe, including Boston Public Library, Boston Athenæum, the Marriott Hotel of Watertown, St. Mark’s School, The Pushkin Museum, and Deutsche Immobilien Fonds AG.
Since 2000, Gerasev has been an executive Board member of the Boston Printmakers. He is a faculty member of the Illustration Department of the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and resides in the Boston area.