Continuing Traditions. Article by Moscow Journal.
The difficult search for the spiritual foundations encourage young artists to apply to the roots to the past of his land, in which they are looking for meaning and wisdom, harmony and strength.
Andrey Lyssenko - the young Moscow painter, representative of the famous dynasty of artists, his grandfather studied at Grabar, Lentulov, Gerasimov. The grandson continues the traditions of Russian realistic painting. Main issues to which it is drawn, it is domestic history, the contemplation of nature and the surrounding world
In his work has reflected the pages of history since Dmitry Donskoy and Ivan the Terrible, the construction of St. Basil's Cathedral and acts PetraI.
In the genre painting "Peasant Wedding" reflected the old way of life of Russia. Several tracks are devoted to the blessing of Sergius Radonezhsky Dmitry Donskoy in the Kulikov battle. Draws attention to painting "Holy Rus' wife, where in the interior of the church, three women nun shimnitsa and the novice.
The painting "Sunday Morning" displays church in Hotkovo near Moscow.
Andrei Rublev. Viktor Vasnetsov, Vasily Surikov - these are the benchmarks in the art, which is equal to the young artist.
Thin lyric penetration into the mysteries of nature marked sketches. Abramtzevo.
This is an inexhaustible source of inspiration. The wooded hills, winding Vorya, golden grove, fields, meadows, trembling trees
- All seeking he reflected on his canvases.
Art historian Ludmilla Kandalova. Moscow Journal.6/98.