Influences on Alexei Lantsev, both in his figurative and abstract canvases, were modernists - Henri Matisse, Willem de Kooning, Joan Miro and Georg Baselitz. Since 1996 the artist has participated in numerous exhibitions in Moscow and abroad. He has held more than 20 solo exhibitions in Russia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Switzerland and Hong Kong. Author of 10 monumental murals in Moscow and Chukotka! The artist's style is close to expressionism. The main motive in the works is landscapes painted by the artist in Italy, France, Portugal, Georgia or Turkey.