Born in Siberia in 1952
In early adulthood, Lysakov veered off the creative path and focused on a more traditional education – engineering. In 1975, he earned his MSin Physical Chemistry from Moscow State Institute of Steel and Alloys. In the decade following, he established a successful career in various military machine building plants. At one time, he was even accountable for over 700 employees under his command. In 1984, he attained his Ph. D. in Technical Sciences from Lomonosov State Institute of Fine Chemical Technology in Moscow.
In 1987 created the 1st independent artistic association "Arbatr". Since 1988 takes part in exhibitions. The works of Victor Lysakov have been displayed in Russia, Denmark, Poland, Germany, Sweden, Italy, Austria, France. Critics’ articles about Victor Lysakov’s art and his paintings have been printed in many Russian and foreign publications. International price appraisals of Lysakov’s art can be found in such catalogs as MAYER 1991, AKOUN Paris 1996.
Between 1990 and 2000 Lysakov held 11 personal exhibitions. His works have been shown in the Governmental Tretyakov Gallery (exhibition “Galleries in Gallery”, march 1996) and Puchkin museum (exhibition “World of sensual things” October – November 1997) and in the international project – “Best European Painters” in Germany (catalog “European Art”, Germany 1991)
The works of Victor Lysakov are in the collections of Oldenburg Museum, Germany, "M'ARS" museum, Moscow; Dytchenko Foundation, Ukraine; private collections in Russia and abroad. For more information please consult artist’s website www.lysakov.com
With the help of Randall Swanson, a collector and a big fan of Victor’s works, Lysakov Art Company has been established. Since 2006 Lysakov Art Company presents artist’s works in the US. A mono-gallery has been established, which constantly exhibits Lysakov’s art, certified limited editions of the works are produced in the gickle technique (print on canvas). For more information please consult company’s website www.lysakovartcompany.com
Currently Victor Lysakov lives and works in Moscow and California.