Ilya Bolotowsky was born in 1907 in St. Petersburg, Russia. From 1921-23 he studied at the College of St. Joseph in Istanbul, Turkey and from 1934-30 at the National Academy of Design, New York, NY. Bolotowsky's work is in many public collections, including at the Speed Museum, Louisville, KY; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC; and Metropolitan museum of Art, New York, NY. Bolotowsky died in 1981 in New York, NY.
Bio updated as of 2023.