IN THE PRESS
Ruslan Lobanov is one of the most popular artists in the post soviet union space. He defines his genre as a cinematic photography.
Uniqueness of Ruslan’s photos based on analog technologies that he used for their realization. Ruslan Lobanov compares photo with a puzzle. The main satisfaction for creator is a final result, which is admirable by fans.
Having photographed many stories throughout career mostly Ruslan Lobanov was inspired by his older sister-designer. The height of beauty in art books, costumes and creative atmosphere was obsereved by him from early childhood.
All actors in Ruslan’s works have something more than great bodies, they have characters. Maybe that is the answer why we see more than one story in a photo. Each of the stories stays with you for some time. Nakedeness in his works is simply invisible to the viewers eye. You see women on stages conveying messages with their nudity without noticing that actually they are nude.