Fr Anthony Gunin
Advisory Board, Voting Panel.
Fr Anthony is without a doubt one of the world's greatest tempera iconographers.
His paintings establish a link between aetherial and tangible art using Iconography as a medium.
Fr Anthony Gunin was born in the Russian city of Voronezh.
Around 1995, he began his career in iconography.
He received commissions for portable Icons from churches in Russia, Greece, and the United States, as well as from private collectors.
He has been a member of the Union of Russian Artists since 2006.
In 2012, he relocated to the United States of America.
He currently resides in Boston, Massachusetts with his family and continues to work on numerous iconographic commissions.
Anthony's style was influenced largely by Dionysius of Russia and the masters of the so-called Paleologic Revival.
He received the "Award of Excellence" for his participation to the "Orthodox Arts Festival 2021."
Fr Anthony is also a presbyter of the Orthodox Church of St Mark of Ephesus in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.