Alexander Lotsman was born in 1947 in the town of Achinsk, Krasnoyarsk Region. He graduated from Krasnoyarsk Art School. After his service in the Army (1966—1970) he comes to Leningrad and continues his art studies. In 1975 he starts his independent creative life and takes an active part in the life of the city.
Lotsman's works are featured in the album «Petersburg Art of the 20th Century».
His works belong to the collections of
the Museum of History of St Petersburg,
the Ministry of Culture of Estonia
the Valaam Conservation Museum
the Norton Dodge Museum, USA
as well as to a number of private collections in Russia and outside.
1966-1970 He comes to Leningrad and continues his art studies
1975 Starts his independent creative life and takes an active part in the life of the city
1980-1990 Takes part in a series of exhibitions in the Baltic towns — Riga and Tallinn
1990 Granted membership in the Petersburg Branch of the Union of Artists of Russia
1990 Participation in exhibitions held in the European cities Hamburg, Bonn, Paris
1990 Participates in the Festival of the Russian Art in the USA (San Diego)
1999 Solo exhibition at the Nekrasov Museum in St Petersburg
2002 Takes part in the exhibition of contemporary painting in Richmond, USA
2003 Took part in the exhibition of Petersburg artists at the Tretyakov Gallery «Avant-garde on the Neva»
2003 Took part in the anniversary exhibition of the Petersburg Union of Artists «Traditions and Contemporaneity» held at the Central Exhibition Hall