He graduated from the State pedagogical Institute. V. I. Lenin, art-graphic Department. Creative range of the artist diverse. Nikolai Burdykin a great painter and an interesting chart. He writes expressive in their psychological characteristics portraits, lyrical and romantic scenery, exquisite mythological compositions executed in a complex graphic technique. Nikolai Burdykin travels a lot old Russian towns and never far from a sketchbook. Often the "heroes" of his landscapes are monuments of architecture. For him one or another architectural monument and witness the history, and the "face" of a particular geographical space. Among his works, and spatial views, and modest corners of Russian nature. He perceives nature as an observer, and looking intently in her finest picturesque shades. Colors of his paintings are bright and transparent, is based mainly on the different intensity of the same color, delicate and complicated Valero.