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

Easter Exhibition of Antique Russian Icons Held in Moscow
23.04.2014 10:59
Easter Exhibition of Antique Russian Icons Held in Moscow

An exhibition of rare icons of the 15th -19th centuries will be held in the Volkhonka Grand Fine Arts Centre in Moscow.

      The exhibition timed to Easter embraces more than 200 icons that will be displayed from April 24 to May 20.

      The visitors will be introduced to the history of Russian iconography and peculiarities of icon painting of various schools, regions and eras, in particular, that of the old believe icon. Besides, they will see a variety of rare icons, namely The Love Union, Spiritual Labyrinth, Simeon the God-Receiver, and others.

      The exhibition will be held with the assistance of the Moscow government, Christ the Saviour Cathedral Foundation and the Arkhangelskoye memorial estate.


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Easter Exhibitions in Moscow Painting Historical Exhibitions  

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Kinotavr 2017: Prizes and Winners
Beauty and Health Festival Kicks Off in Sochi Mountains
Gorky Park in Moscow to Be Venue for Shrovetide Celebrations
Exhibition Area of Suvorov Museum in Switzerland Expanded Four Times
Russian Seasons in Japan Opened with Giselle from Bolshoi Theater

comments powered by Disqus

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
Russian Literature  Astronomical Observatory  Russian Cinema  Monuments in Udmurtia  censorship in Russia  satellite  Russian Museum  Painting  Oriental Art  Roman Abramovich  Moscow  Melting of Glaciers  Peredelkino  VKontakte  public-private partnership  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Exhibitions in Moscow  Archeology  Great Patriotic War  Russian history  State Award of the Russian Federation  Sergei Mikhalkov  Ancient Greece  Belarus  Novgorod Region  Maya Plisetskaya  Sberbank Leasing  Russian Arts and Crafts  Gidon Kremer  Music Festivals  obituary  Russian business  World Cleanup 2012  Paleontology  Kostroma  Russian fashion designers  bailiffs  Moscow actions  Russian artists  Siberia  Russian theatres  Days of Ethnic Cultures  Natalia Vodianova  Cyprian Art  Bell Ringing  French Chanson  Russian universities  Russian medicine  Seliger  Russian tourism 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites