Aleksei Zagorodnykh was born in Voronezh in 1955.
His artworks were exhibited in the USA, Australia, Europe and Israel. The artist works in different genres: he creates portraits, landscapes, still lives and also nude arts. The painter calls his style “expressionistic realism”.
Aleksei Zagorodnykh is a member of Russian Artists Union. He is also in charge of the only folk art studio in Voronezh.
Aleksei Zagoronykh’s style is unique. Every artwork is a story created with a play of different colours, muted strokes and bright accents.
His paintings are about people and their metaphorical transformations. The painting reflects an image of a person through the artist's mind.