Painters of Vitebsk

Artist – a magician, a big heart. It retrieves beauty finds freshness in all subordinates element.

Marc Chagall

Vitebsk Regional Library

Named After V. I. Lenin




Dosuzhev Alexander Igorevich (31.10.1945, v-ge Pukhovichy, Pukhovichy district, Minsk region — February 2014, Vitebsk), Belarusian artist. He graduated from Art and Graphic Department of Vitebsk State Pedagogical Institute (1970). He was taught by A. Smirnov, A. Nekrasov, G. Klikushin. In 1987 the artist became a member of the creative association «Square», in 1990 — a member of Belarusian Union of Artists.

The artist worked in easel painting, drawing, created collages, assemblages, objects and installations. Alexander Igorevich was the author of the concept SLP (surface, line, spot). He was also the author of the posters for various exhibitions of Vitebsk artists.

Among his major works are: «At the end of February» (1976), «Cyclamen» (1977), «Callas» (1980), «Autumn Still Life with Viennese Chair» (1981), «Interior with the Door Ajar» (1988), a series «Through the Red, Through the Black, Through the Blue» (1988), «Self-Portrait on an Iron Background» (1990), «Moving» (1992), «Dedication to M.» (2006), «Good morning, Vincent!» (2007), «Station» (2008), «The Liberated Reality» (2008), «Dengarium» (2008), and others.

His works are kept in the funds of Vitebsk Art Museum, museum «Vitebsk Center of Modern Art», private collections of many countries.



1. Дасужаў Аляксандр Ігаравіч // Беларускі саюз мастакоў : 1938—1998 : энцыкл. даведнік / аўт.-склад. Б. А. Крэпак [і інш.]. — Мн. : ВТАА «Кавалер Паблішэрс», 1998. — С. 167. — На беларус. і англ. мовах.

2. Цыбульский, М. Л. Досужев Александр Игоревич / М. Л. Цыбульский // Регионы Беларуси : энцикл. : в 7 т. / редкол.: Т. В. Белова (гл. ред.) [и др.]. — Мн. : Беларус. Энцыкл. імя П. Броўкі, 2010. — Т. 2 : Витебская область. Кн. 1. — С. 385—386.



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