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

Exhibition on Cyril and Methodius Opened in Moscow
29.05.2013 08:37
Exhibition on Cyril and Methodius Opened in Moscow

The Russian Icon Museum has opened the exhibition In the Beginning There Was a Word… dedicated to the 1150th anniversary of the Moravian mission of Sts Cyril and Methodius. 

      
The exhibition will present nearly a hundred icons, several dozens of Russian medieval and old believers’ manuscripts from museum collections. A special section of the exhibition consists of icons, engravings and drawings, and even works of medal art with images of Sts Cyril and Methodius. Gathered together, these most rare exhibits for the first time demonstrate the history of iconography of Slavic educators in New Time. 

      
The exhibition is held in the framework of solemn celebration of the Days of Slavic Writing and Culture.

      
The exhibition runs till July 21, 2013.




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Painting, graphics Cyril and Methodius Orthodoxy Icons  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Erotic  Russian oil companies  North Caucasus  Yaroslavl Region  Russian science  Circus  Concerts in Saint Petersburg  Russian business  Monument to Soldier and Gusli Player  Flea Market  The USSR  Moscow Kremlin   Russian holidays  Rashid Nurgaliev  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week   Museum Estates  Musicals in Moscow  Fortresses  Moscow  ecology  http://ria.ru/culture/20121225/916097637.html#ixzz2GFx2S1GG  Exhibitions in Moscow  Alexander Pushkin  Golden Fang  Russian tourism  Russian economy  Aristarkh Belopolsky  Dmitry Plavinsky  Marina Razbezhkina  Russian fashion designer  Irkutsk Region  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Moscow Region  Museums  Russian events  Architecture  Liski  New Year  Arkhangelsk  Barcelona  Bely Yar  Russian women  Film Festivals  Alexander Pushkin Memorial Apartment  St. Petersburg  Ethnic Culture  Moskva River accident  Russian scientists  Russian Animation  Russian Cinema 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites