artist Dobrov specially forces passions. To cause tears in the viewer is very
easy. In his works everything is correct, realistic. But there is no art...
Vostokov E. I. military general, art critic,
honored worker of arts of RSFSR:
Gerasimov G. I. political analyst:
pictures the face of the God of war of Mars is represented. The artist awakes
our conscience, and correctly does".
Quotes from the movie "Artist Gennady
Chingiz Aitmatov, writer.
reproductions of Gennady Dobrov paintings were brought to me… I literally
fell ill, I didn’t sleep a wink all night. I would send these reproductions
all over the world…”
The newspaper "Izvestia”,
on June 19, 1987.
Dmitry Likhachyov, academician.
painters seek for untroubled places on Earth. Being strangers to compassion,
cherishing their own feelings, they keep away from tragedies and sufferings
of people. There are not so many exceptions, such as a creative deed of an
artist Gennady Dobrov…”
The newspaper "Sovetskaya Kultura”,
on February 4, 1989.