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

In Whirl of Dance with Leon Bakst
16.02.2015 15:52
In Whirl of Dance with Leon Bakst

MustART Gallery has opened the exhibition In the Whirl of Dance presenting original graphic art works by Leon Bakst.

      Leon Bakst was a prominent artist, stage designer, book illustrator, and one of the most notable members of the famous World of Art group and Sergey Diaghilev’s Russian Seasons (aka Ballets de Russes). Leon Bakst made a theater revolution: he taught his contemporaries to see the acting space, sceneries and costumes in a new light.

      In 1913 his friend and colleague Jean Cocteau suggested making helioengravings of his most considerable works and painting them manually in pochoir technique with the use of stencils.

      MustART Gallery displays more than 40 helioengravings of Leon Bakst’most notable sketches for theatrical costumes.

      The exhibition will be held till March 12.




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Graphic Art Russian Theatre Leon Bakst Exhibitions in Moscow  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Digital Medicines  Russian tourism  environment  Russian business  Where to go in Russia  Russian politics  nuclear reactor  Stoned Fox  anthropology  Sergei Udaltsov  Chelyabinsk  Stanislavsky Electrotheatre  World Press Photo  Russian courts  St. Petersburg  Russian Cinema  Medvezhyegorsk  Monuments in Moscow  Republic of Bashkortostan  Spiders  Rogozin  Russian volcanos  St. Petersburg Parks   bus tickets Russia FIFA  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian science  Slavic Symbols  Russian Arts and Crafts  Tram Monument  Russian Avant-Garde  Pussy Riot case  Russian scientists  Modern Art  Irkutsk Region  Museums of Russia  Slovyansk  Alexander Gorodnitsky  Serj Tankian  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian economy  Olympic Truce Wall  Russian mobile operators  mobile operators  Russian Astronauts  International Equestrian Festival "Ivanovo Field"  IT  Russian Premier League  Concerts in Saint Petersburg  Russian religion  Moscow 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites