• Saint-Brieuc (Brittany, France) Valentin Afanasyev Saint-Brieuc (Brittany, France) Valentin Afanasyev acryl on canvas, 80х120, 2008
  • Seine Embankment and Notre-Dame Seine Embankment and Notre-Dame Valentin Afanasyev canvas, mixed technique, 70х90, 2010
  • Sails Sails Valentin Afanasyev acryl on canvas, 65х130, 2009
  • Dance Music Dance Music Valentin Afanasyev canvas, mixed technique, 80x100, 2009
25 Jul - 12 Aug 2012

Mystery of Creativity

The work by Valentin Afanasyev opens before our eyes the world charmed with beauty, presents a polyphony of life and art. This original architectonics of genres brings to life a visible mystery of creativity.

His theoretical quests in art took him to a discovery of a unique system of functional relationships of colors and sounds that allow to perceive music in color. This discovery by Valentin Afanasyev has been patented as an invention inFranceandRussia, supported by theRussianAcademyof Sciences and UNESCO.

Project with the Entreprise of Russian


Valentin Afanasyev

Valentin Afanasyev

Valentin Vladimirovich Afanasyev was born into a family of old Russian nobility in 1945. He holds citizenship of Russia and France. Mr. Afanasyev initially became famous after popular underground exhibitions of the 1970s in Leningrad. Member of the Association of Russian Artists in Paris, member of the Union of Concert Artists of the Russian Federation. Participant of more than 50 exhibitions in Russia and abroad, including personal exhibitions in the USA, Germany, France and Sweden.