Nikolay TOMSKY, Russ, sculptor. Popular Artist of USSR since 1960; full member and Presidium member, USSR Academy, of Arts, since 1958. Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1960; Stalin Prizes, 1941, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1952; Gold Medal, 1958; USSR Supreme Soviet Presidium's Scroll of Honor, 1960; Gold Medal and Diploma, Class I, 1960. Member, Communist Party, since 1950.
Popular Artist Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic. Director, Studio of Sculpture, Serov Art Institute, Moscow. 1956 visited Italy with group of Soviet Artists.
1957 Chairman, Sculpture Section, Exhibition Committee, All-Union Artists’ Exhibition. Deputy Chairman, Soviet-Polish Friendship Society. Attended Venice Exhibition and Belarusian Congress of Artists.
1959 participated in “Our Contemporary” Exhibition, Moscow.