"If it can be said for a painting that it is honest and unpretentious, those are the paintings of Liliana. The artist paints what he loves and knows, with that inner need, which is doing ordinary things and then with an enviable consistency. Naked female figures and landscape, still life painting of flowers are in candid realism. However, this painting remains intuitive and sensual. It touches the senses directly. She is beautiful and attractive without being sweet. Meanwhile, thanks to the restraint and complex color gradation of the primary tone, it sounds abstract and conditional - as music. Pictures broadcast special nacreous light that shines from within them and reveals a new content.
And another thing - this painting is not in good in physical and but in moral sense, because it is a painting of peaceful contemplation.
I think that today, when every day we meet with works that are trying to inspire us with great messages, when the aesthetic categories / until they exist/ are unclear and in fuzzy boundaries, and the forbidden is allowed, the world of the paintings from Liliana Ruseva is an island calm and ordinary human things which we need so much. But peace brought by understanding that beauty is a function of individual sensitivity of the artist ..."
Creaitve author, who belongs to a generation of artists who entered the Bulgarian art in the sixties of the twentieth century, particularly the ability to self-reflection. Student Elijah Beshkov adheres to the classic scenic values, but the innovative different genres.
The artist obviously has a fondness for pastel and therefore no coincidence about it say they have the pure virtuosity in his paintings ...
Lilyana Ruseva – 1932-2009