"You go into the subjects his pictures – and find more questions than answers. Even glancing over the exhibition you can have a densation of originality and profoundness. You go into the subjects and inevitably begin thinking about the finite…"(continued in Russian)



"Artist’s creative style is original and recognizable, each his work is unique because of his transparent oil textures technique. Even the artist himself cannot duplicate images exactly, make an exact copy…"(continued in Russian)

"His works, perhaps, are the most outstanding, they provoke the most controversial estimations. Fantasy and reality are interwoven here…" (continued in Russian)


"TWO WORLDS is a name of the exhibition. Possibly, there are more than two worlds, but we know only two. One of them is the obscure, spiritual Shadchnev’s world…"(continued in Russian)