One of the main figures in the contemporary Russian art. The artist is famous in Europe and America and his works could be found in the main private and public collections.
Maiofis is the artist with his unique visual language who reveals cultural stereotype and interprets them with humor and self-irony. His works are done with great esthetic and sophistication. His works are allegories about modern life where the thoughts about Russian mentality are combined with art critique. The artist analysis principles and values of modern person.
Many of his works are done in the bromoil which was used in the photography at the end of the 19th – beginning of the 20th century.