Vasily Zolottsev is a professional artist-painter, a member of the Trade Union of Artists, a member of New York's fine art community "NEW YORK REALISM", curator, who was born on 4 December 1950 in Omsk in Siberia. He got a high technical education there. But his thirst for painting shown in the early childhood turned over his destiny and directed him to a path of the artist, made the painting by his profession. It was not an easy decision for Vasily to change the career and completely without the rest to devote himself to painting. His style - realism. He strives for creating pictures which evoke an emotional response from the viewer. His still-lifes like talking. Lifeless subjects personify alive images and plunge the viewer to the area of human relations. Vasily Zolottsev - an artist who paints from the heart. Algorithm of his work is a form constructed on the basis of the soul. Constant search, the thoughtful approach to each work is a creative method of the artist Vasily Zolottsev. At present Vasily lives with his family in Tuapse town on the Black Sea Coast in the south of Russia. Being a member of the Creative Association Of the Artists Of Tuapse, he always takes part in exhibitions. Vasily cooperate with some collectors, galleries and the Museum of a name of A.A. Kiselyov, in which there are his works on constant exposition. It is written about the artiat's creativity in some book's such as "Tuapse - Culture" by I.Lotnik, "The House-Museum of the academician of painting Kiselyov" by S.E.Lifshits, and also in numerous newspaper and journal publications.