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ARON BUKH

22 april 2009—25 may 2009

The exhibition of the Moscow painter Aron Bukh (1923 — 2006) is the first demonstration of his works in Saint-Petersburg and one of the largest posthumous exibitions of the master. The exposition includes the paintings of the earliest and latest periods of his life, that come from

the collection of the «Expo-88» gallery and private collections.

At the exhibition will be presented all genres of painting, which the master worked with: still life, landscape, «city fantasy», nudes, self-portraits. The components of the Aron Bukh?s unique style are the bright palette of the clear colours and the pastose manner of painting. The works of the mature period are characterized by energetic unruly of the colours, that are put with courageous dabs. Bukh painted, as if he maid a sculpture, he used no palette, didn?t mix the paints on canvas, he applied them with wide brush, with palette knife, with flat brush, with hands. Sometimes the painting contains ten sheets. On the exhibition will be shown three lifetime films about Aron Bukh. They give the unique opportunity to see the work of the painter with the canvas.

The exhibition is organized by the gallery «Expo-88».

The video about Aron Bukh you can see here.

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This large-scale exhibition of Sean Scully’s work allows Russian viewers to get acquainted for the first time with the development of the artist’s work from the late 1960s to the present day. In Scully's artistic system, the best plastic traditions of the early 20th-century avant-garde have found their development, combined with complex metaphysical philosophy from the Ancient Greeks to theorists of the present day.

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In Search of a Modern Style. Leningrad from the Mid-1950s to the Mid-1960s

In Search of a Modern Style. Leningrad from the Mid-1950s to the Mid-1960s

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The exhibition aims to trace the process of formation of a conventional visual language of the “thaw” period, known as Modern Style. Comprising of more than 200 works of decorative and applied arts, graphic art, painting, and sculpture, it provides comprehensive insight into a particular facet of Soviet Modernism.

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