Died Dean of the history faculty of Moscow state University Ivan Tuchkov

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate in fotomontagen historical faculty of the Lomonosov Moscow state University, Professor Ivan TuchkovDied Dean of the history faculty of Moscow state University Ivan Tuchkov© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate the image Bank

MOSCOW, 22 sen — news. The Dean of the faculty of history of Lomonosov Moscow state University, Professor, doctor of arts Ivan Tuchkov died at the age of 62 years. This was announced by the art critic Peter Baranov.


The cause of death, and date and place of farewell to the Professor, not called.

Ivan Tuchkov was born on 13 September 1956. In 1978 graduated from the Department of history and theory of art history faculty of Moscow state University, in 1981 — postgraduate studies. Then he began to teach in the Department of General history of art, and in 2007 became its head. Also lectured on the philosophical and economic faculties of Moscow state University and Russian state humanitarian University.

In 2009 he defended his doctoral thesis on «the Villas of Renaissance Rome as figurative system: iconology and rhetoric.» In 2015, he headed the history Department of Moscow state University. In 2016, joined the Higher attestation Commission of the Russian Federation.