Painters of Vitebsk

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

Marc Chagall

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Named After V. I. Lenin

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Biography

 

Lalyko Boris Gennadyevich (04.07.1962, s. Lnozavod, Gorodok district, Vitebsk region.), Belarusian artist. He studied at Republican Boarding School (music and fine arts) named after I. Akhremchik (1974-81), Belarusian State Theatre and Art Institute (1984-90). A member of Belarusian Union of Artists (2002). Lives in Vitebsk.

He works in easel graphics, painting, watercolors.

Among the works are: «Alive and Forgotten» (1988), «The Portrait of the Duke Vitovt» (1994), «The Portrait of Euphrosyne of Polotsk» (1998), «The Portrait of Lev Sapega» (1999), «The Cathedral of the Dormition in Vitebsk» (2000), «Self-Portrait» (2005), «Vitebsk of ХIХ c.» (2007), «Vitebsk. Vitba view and view of the Cathedral of the Dormition of the ХIХ c.» (2007), «Vitovt» (2009), «Lev Sapega» (2009), «Olgerd» (2009); triptych «Old Vitebsk» (2001), series «Vitebsk Yards» (2000), «I am a Beast ... » (2000-02); etchings «Homestead» (1992), «Still Life with Poppies» (2000).

Boris Gennadyevich is the author of illustrations to the books by I. Melezh («People at the Swamp», 1981), I. Naumenko («In the Pine Forest at Dawn», 1988), V. Neklyaev («Trouble», 1989), M. Metlitsky («The Way of a Man», 1989) and others.

 

LITERATURE

Цыбульский, М. Л. Лалыко Борис Геннадьевич / М. Л. Цыбульский // Регионы Беларуси : энцикл. : в 7 т. / редкол.: Т. В. Белова (гл. ред.) [и др.]. — Мн. : Беларус. Энцыкл. імя П. Броўкі, 2011. — Т. 2 : Витебская область. Кн. 2. — С. 22.