Add to favorite
 
123
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS


Pavel Chistyakov's Memorial Estate
November 15, 2015 16:29


It is a countryside residence of Professor Pavel Chistyakov, the favourite teacher of the most prominent Russian artists of the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries.

The owner himself participated in designing his country house in Tsarskoye Selo. The architect Alexander Kolb designed it in the Russian style, with wood-carved decor outside and inside. In the house visitors see  portraits of the artist's family, an ancient grand piano, and original paintings by Pavel Chistyakov (1832 – 1919).

In this unique monument of the Russian wooden architecture of the second half of the 19 century the room interiors are in accord with the fantastic outer decor of the house.

Art students of Pavel Chistyakov, as well as musicians and actors often got together in his house estate. Loud musicales ran to the accompaniment of the ancient grand piano, which is still  in the living room. This hall still brings together lovers of classical music. Chamber concerts and literary musicales are held there from time to time.

The main attraction of the estate is certainly original paintings by Pavel Chistyakov.

He was a Teacher with a capital T. Thanks to his outstanding talent he went down the history of Russian art. Victor Borisov-Musatov and Victor Vasnetsov, Vasily Polenov and Mikhail Vrubel, Anton Kandaurov and Ilya Repin, Vasily Surikov and Valentin Serov, as well as many other famous artists considered themselves to be his followers.

Nowadays the estate hosts children's educational programs, master classes and evenings with musicians, poets, actors and artists. Visitos can watch an art slide movie about the life of the estate owners and learn about their lige stories.
Open hours: from 10 am to 5 pm on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.

Address: 23, Moskovskoye Highway, the town of Pushkin in the vicinity of St. Petersburg.
Official site of the Pavel Chistyakov's Memorial Estate

Transfer from airport Pulkovo

Tours to to Saint Petersburg

Excursions in Saint Petersburg

Events in Saint Petersburg

 




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Pavel Chistyakov Pavel Chistyakov's Memorial Estate Memorial Estates in Saint Petersburg   

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Anna Akhmatova Museum Opened in Moscow Museum of Russian Fairy Tales "Once Upon a Time" in Moscow Vadim Sidur State Museum of Modern Sculpture Exhibition "In Search of Paradise. Traditions and Modernity" in Kolomenskoye Museum Reserve Exhibition "Country of Heroes and Gods ..." - Antiquity and Russian Culture of 19th Century









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Day St. Petersburg  Kamchatka  Russian exhibitions  Right Cause party  drug addiction  Russian scientists  The Public Unity Day  Evgeni Mironov  freedom of speech in Russia  Giuseppe Verdi  Vyacheslav Lebedev  Moscow airports  Smoking in Russia  Moscow  Concerts in St. Petersburg  Petropavlovskaya fortress  Russian science  airport transfer in Russia  Film Distribution  Russian churches  New Films  Mikhailovsky Theater  Russian folk tales  Street Art  Luzhniki Stadium  Danolov  Installations  Russia-Canada  Dmitry Moor  Russian fashion  Olga Khokhlova  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Leonid Fedun  Australia  Trsaritsyno Museum Estate  Serbia  Regional Cuisines  Russian music  Russian Cinema  Russian tourism  contemporary art  St. Petersburg  Tomsk  Russian business  Kostroma  Russian economy  Alexander Lebedev  Russian hockey  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian airlines 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites