These colorful pictures of fruits look like photographs, but they are not, they are hyperrealistic oil paintings by talented Russian artist Peter Anatolievich Kozlov. He was born in Siberia in Omsk in 1967, graduated from the Omsk and Yaroslavl Art Schools. He is currently living and working in Moscow. Peter’s oil paintings have been exhibited in the art galleries of Russia. He is a member of the Union of Russian Artists. His style of painting is realism and hyper-realism. The prevailing genre in his painting – still life. Peter Kozlov tries to make objects alive and he succeeds in it for sure.
Despite a great number of artists of all genres, traditions and even technology, many authors are even impossible to distinguish from each other. Peter Kozlov belongs to few artists whose paintings are able to draw attention and to make a great impression on a viewer. The genre of his art – realism and hyper realism. Art critics argue, that hyper realism is not quite art. It is absolutely soulless work, and does not touch. Analogs of photos. So, in the works of Peter Kozlov is seen as a talented artist, rather than a simple photo copier.