Nikolai Volynets  was the heir of the traditions of classicalschoolofVitebskand recognized as the best portraitists ofBelarus. On the anniversary of the artist of our country his family and fans have opened an exhibition "The sacred gift of a living inspiration."<br>Custom portraits of Lenin and Stalin made of maple leaves and feathers are kept in the collections ofPushkinMuseum. His paintings are preserved in numerous countries around the world in museums and private collections.