Graduates of the Repin Leningrad Art Institute V. A. Blinov, O. V. Rudnev defend their theses. About pictures of diploma winners say: academicians E. E. Moiseenko, A. A. Mylnikov, rector of the institute Ugarov. People's Artist of the RSFSR O. Vereisky with his students in the studio. Young artists: T. Nazarenko, Zh. Umarbekov, B. Zhavlalov, A. Volkov, G. Agapishvili, M. Yashvili, K. Nechitailo and others talk about their paintings. Paintings, graphics, sculptures by young artists at an exhibition at the USSR Academy of Arts.