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

Exhibition Old Russian Church Paintings in Copies by Soviet Artists"
10.10.2020 20:41
Exhibition Old Russian Church Paintings in Copies by Soviet Artists

The event features exhibits from the collections of the Andrei Rublev Museum, many of them displayed for the first time. In total, about seventy artworks by ten artists are exhibited.

      During the Soviet era, a huge number of churches were destroyed, while others decayed without proper care. Under such conditions, copying was the only way to preserve the church paintings for future study.

      The need to make copies of church painting was noted by Mikhail Lomonosov long back, however, it came to be done purposefully only at the end of the 1820s. With the beginning of the twentieth century and the advent of Soviet power, the task of preserving the church painting became even more acute.

      Representatives of the Russian Academy of Arts appreciate the enormous contribution of copyist artists to the preservation of the national cultural and religious heritage of Russia.

      
Where: the Zurab Tsereteli Art Gallery at address 19/11, bldg. 2, Prechistenka Street, next to metro station Kropotkinskaya and Park Kultury, Moscow.

      When: September 30, 2020 - November 15, 2020.

      Open Hours: 2 pm - 9 pm on Mon, Tue, Thu; 11 am to 6 pm on Fri, Sun, Sat.




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Andrei Rublev Museum Russian Icons Orthodox Church Exhibitions in Moscow  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Public Awareness  Russian tourism  Astrakhan Region  Vasily Shukhayev  St. Petersburg  Darya Saltykova  Spasskaya Tower Festival  New Year  Moscow hotels  Russian ballet  Suzdal  Russian science  smart society  Crazy Russians  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian regions  Russian Photographers  Moscow  Itunes  Tver region  activity holidays  Russian fashion  Russian economy  high-speed trains  Nobel Prize  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Borovichi  Tatarstan  Sayans  Festivals  Sukharev Tower  Russian music  Russian Composers  TNK-BP  Russian business  Vasily Polenov  Russian scientists  Zika Virus  Ivanovo Oblast  Sokolniki Park  Russian space exploration  Primorsky Territory  Serge Golovach  Colliders  Ethnomusic Festival MIRA  Double deck trains  Sochi medals  Russian laws  Russian Cinema  Aeroexpress tickets 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites