V. VolovichA. Alekseev - SvinkinG. Metelev
Album "7 Yekaterinburg Artists"
O. ShtukaturovaV. ChursinM. SazhaevY. Filonenko


Vladimir Chursin

The art of Vladimir Chursin is full of happy feeling of poetic power over life in all its manifestations. Artist replaces an immediate perception by the celebration sign, holiday play or play at holiday, easily plunging a spectator into the element of dances, beauty contests, resort pleasures, and famous Parisian variety shows... Desire to play up with various historical masks leads to the appearance of Merylin Monroe, Lubov Orlova, Rubens, Velaskes, Kustodiev, Pushkin, Evgraf Davidov in artist’s creative work, who author treats with sympathy.

He offers his graphic versions of Danaya, judgement of Paris, Ikar’s fall, Venus’ name day, which are mostly paradoxical and ironical, to spectator... Ironical lyrics of masquerade’s transformations is also felt in other favorite plot of the artist - naked model where at one moment he is full of unreserved admiration, at another he lowers the high style to the comic parody level, or drives the motive to state of symbol in numerous «nu»...

G. Kholodova

Evgraf Davydov, Paris,
 1814 
 oil on canvas 150
 õ 120
Evgraf Davydov, Paris, 1814
oil on canvas 150 õ 120
"Contest Of Beauty"
 oil on canvas 150
 õ 150 1996
"Contest Of Beauty" oil on canvas 150 õ 150 1996

 

Paris, The 14 Of July
 1996 (fragment)
Paris, The 14 Of July 1996 (fragment)

  
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