The solo exhibition of Valerian Formozov’s paintings is part of The Museum of Russian Art’s Russian 20th Century Masters series, featuring more than forty paintings by the artist. The exhibition provides a broad view of the artist’s remarkable painting oeuvre. Inspired by the Russian countryside, Formozov’s works reveal a unique artistic vocabulary. His exploration of tonal relationships instills his landscapes and portraits of villagers with a distinctive quality, marvelously capturing the feeling and energy of the Russian countryside.
Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website.