Sokolov was born in 1932 in former Yugoslavia. He was trained and
educated in Graphic Design and Fine Art. After visiting the USA
in 1965, he decided to come back in 1966 to stay and in 1975 he
became a citizen of the USA.
the early sixties he developed a unique painting style, mixed media-collage
influenced by constructivist artist Naum Gabo, a well known teacher
from New York
most recent works are concerned with issues of form, light, and
space in creation of large and mysterious concepts of the Cosmos.
likes to describe his paintings as “a mixture of acrylic,
paper, and music!”