After a successful show at the Metropolitan Museum of Russian impressionism the exhibition was brought to Voronezh. Recall that a special place in the work of Elena Kiseleva take portraits. The artist managed to skillfully convey the psychological state of his models, to create around them a story, reflecting their way of life. In addition, visitors to the exhibition will get acquainted with the genre works by Elena Kiseleva, a favorite student of Ilya Repin.
At some point the name Elena Kiseleva Russia was almost forgotten. A leading role in uncovering the biographical circumstances and the study of the creative heritage Kiseleva played a senior researcher at the Voronezh art Museum Margarita Luneva. Her research and correspondence with the artist has helped to clarify the history of the creation of a number of works, and its publication still remains the most exhaustive source in the study of creativity Elena Kiseleva.