1953 Born, St.Petersburg, Russia
1971-1977 Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, St.Petersburg
1975-1991 Portrait commissions: artists, Communist Party officials
1977 First professional exhibitions in St.Petersburg and Moscow
1978-1980 First exhibitions abroad: Helsinki, Copenhagen, France
1978-1980 Repin Academy of Arts, St.Petersburg:
Received degree under Professor of Arts, V.I. Oreshnikov
1980-present Member, Union of Artists
One-man shows in Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Spain
1995-present Exhibitions in the U.S. and Europe:
Birmingham, Charleston, Chattanooga, Copenhagen, Istanbul,
Richmond, Washington, D.C.
St.Petersburg and numerous cities of Russia
Chudnov's work has been auctioned and sold through Christies of London. Works are held in museums of St.Petersburg and in private collections in Europe, Japan and the United States.
In 2004 Chudnov was awarded the St.Petersburg Prize for Best Summer Gardens landscape in the 300-year Anniversary of the gardens of Peter the Great.
Currently partners exhibition company in St.Petersburg, with art exchanges in Finland, Denmark, Turkey and Japan. Chudnov's wife currently manages a gallery in St.Petersburg where both of their art is shown.