Alexander Volkov has been always inspired by the beauty and dynamism of modern city.
In the art work “Door-Yard” we can see the silhouettes of buildings and houses, which remind us of Saint-Petersburg famous courtyards. Semi abstract depiction was built on contrasts of bright spots and strong lines.
The painter used very remarkable artistic methods. For example, there is a layer with abrupt lines and flourish, this layer is located under the picturesque layer. Artist took canvas for the painting and used oil quality paint.