E. Polotovskaya "Nikolay Burtov: Painting is my life". 2012 y.
No one could ever explain why a person would once decide to become an artist and why all through the life he would believe there could be no other way for him. This is what happened to Nikolay Burtov, a Distinguished Artist of the Russian Federation.Spiryanova V.
V. Spiryanova "Nikolay Vladimirovitch Burtov". 2004 y.
The first acquaintance to Nikolay Burtov's works has left strong impression already. His compositions bore a feature of individuality and, at the same time, brought in memory high samples of the European level.