Vladimir Gusev was born in 1957. in the city of Orekho-Zuevo, Moscow region. He studied at the art school with such teachers as V. Zavgorodniy, B. Kelberer, A. Karyakina. Graduated from Moscow state art Institute. V. I. Surikov. Currently, a member of the Union of artists of Russia. Participant of numerous exhibitions in Russia and abroad. Works are in private and corporate collections in the USA, France, Finland, Italy, Germany, Belgium, Turkey. Paintings by Vladimir Gusev immediately attract attention: and it is not surprising, because now, when all after shocking, the artists try to choose for their paintings subjects confusing, or even, at worst, those where half of the picture will be blood, and the second female Nudes. Vladimir characteristic of love to tender, but at the same time, bright colors and broad strokes. Overall, of course, nothing radically new in the technique there is, the author writes about meditation, does not create any new direction like superimperialism. But for some reason the eye "clings" for his paintings, every painting masters want to look at in more detail, to get accustomed to how are dabs, what are the details decided to portray the author. Arises the firm conviction that everything depicted on the canvas of meaning, the author's spirit. Probably no one would argue that in real life the paintings of Vladimir Gusev would look even more amazing. And it is exactly that with these exhibitions, the audience will come out if not absolutely happy, then elated! Viewing these pictures will not disappear without a trace, and will leave an imprint in the soul, and what could be more important for real art?