Biography

Sakit Mammadov was born in August 5, 1958 in Neftchala and in 1978 graduated from the Azerbaijan State Art School named after A.Azimzadeh with honors. In 1978-1980 he served in the military. In 1981, he admitted in the Painting department of the Leningrad Academy of Art and in 1987 graduated from it with honors. Sakit Mammadov engaged in artistic creativity activity for more than 30 years and he was participant of exhibitions held at the world's most prestigious art halls, galleries. Since 1988 he is a member of Azerbaijan Artists Union. Sakit Mammadov is a brilliant representative of the emerging generation of talented artists in the 80-es. He masters Russian and Turkish languages. Married and has 3 children and 3 grandchildren. His children Nizar Mammadov, Jasar Mammadov and Aynur Mammadova engaged in painting activity, too.