Russian-American impressionist Zufar Bikbov received the 2018 - Cape Ann Plein Air, Second Place Award. Gloucester, MA. 2018 - Plein Air Easton, Third Place Award. Easton, MD.2018 - Award of Mid-Atlantic Plain Air Association. Wayne Plein Air. Wayne, Penn.
2018 - Award of Excellence. Members’ Spring Juried Show. Kent Art Association. Kent, Conn. 2017 - Grand Prize, Award of Excellence. Connecticut Plein Air Painters Society. Southington, Conn. 2017 - Precious Water Award. En Plein Air Texas Invitational. San Angelo, Texas. 2017 - Distinctive Merit Award. Laguna Plein Air Invitational. Laguna Beach, California. 2017 - Founders' Award/Best in Show. Spring Juried Show at Kent Art Association. Kent, Conn. 2017 - Exhibition "Dusk till Dawn" at The Irvine Museum Collection at the University of California. Irvine, California. 2017 - Best in Show/ Founders' Award at Spring Juried Show, Kent AA. Kent, Conn. 2017 - Atlanta History Center Insiders Plein Air Award at Atlanta-Olmsted Plein Air 2017. Atlanta, Georgia. Mr. Bikbov's works were included in the 2016 American Masters Show at the Salmagundi Art Club in New York City and in the Catalog of the New York Botanical Garden. He instructs classes and demonstrates.
Zufar is member if Oil Painters of America, Professional Union of Artists of Russia, Lyme Art Association, Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, Kent Art Association, Connecticut Plein Air Painters Society