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Andrey Yakovishin-Artist and Smith

Blacksmith is the oldest occupation. Today it’s a real art, the art to subdue the elements and bend metal to one’s will by turning it into plastic pliant material. Blacksmith's school of Saint-Petersburg is considered to be the best one in Russia, and Andrey Yakovishin is a talented representative of its young generation. Andrey is a member of Union of Russian Artists and the Moscow Union of Designers, participant and prize-winner of numerous international exhibitions both in Russia and abroad. His creations impress with variety and beauty, these are metallic gates light as a lace, and sculptures that decorate gardens and parks of Saint-Petersburg, as well as weather vanes, gratings of squares… Andrey Yakovishin will share his secrets with viewers of Russian Travel Guide.

Director Anna Dranicyna

Year 2010

Duration 00:25:05

Director Anna Dranicyna

Blacksmith is the oldest occupation. Today it’s a real art, the art to subdue the elements and bend metal to one’s will by turning it into plastic pliant material. Blacksmith's school of Saint-Petersburg is considered to be the best one in Russia, and Andrey Yakovishin is a talented representative of its young generation. Andrey is a member of Union of Russian Artists and the Moscow Union of Designers, participant and prize-winner of numerous international exhibitions both in Russia and abroad. His creations impress with variety and beauty, these are metallic gates light as a lace, and sculptures that decorate gardens and parks of Saint-Petersburg, as well as weather vanes, gratings of squares… Andrey Yakovishin will share his secrets with viewers of Russian Travel Guide.

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