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BIRGIT FREYBE BATEMAN: MINDFUL VISION (Canada)

Fishing Nets #1 Cambodia. 2009. Paper, giclee. 12.25x20 inches
1 june 2011—30 september 2011
The exhibition presents the сreative oeuvre of the contemporary Canadian photographer Birgit Freybe Bateman. The photographs that the artist made in numerous journeys about Canada and trips to different countries of the world (Italy, Russia, China, Japan, Vietnam, Laos, Butane, India and others), give the viewer an opportunity to appreciate Bateman's high skill and originality of interpretation of her Mindful Vision. The content of her works is not a concrete subject but the plastic motifs dictated by the expressive forms of objects, fragments and details commemorated by the photo lens. Unexpected angles and increased attention to color and especially texture draw a similarity between Bateman's photographs and oil painting, that gives the viewer opportunity to see the extraordinary and the unique even in motifs that are imperceptible at first sight.

Not Wireless. Saigon, Vietnam. Canvas, giclee. 52x39 inches Prayer Flags. Bhutan. 2007. Paper, giclee. 20x30 inches Dusty Market. Rajasthan, India. Canvas, giclee. 32x48 inches To Market –Girl with Chickens. Chengdu, Sichuan, China. 2001. Paper, giclee. 20x30 inches Schoolchildren. Tongsa Province, Bhutan. 2001. Paper, giclee. 20x30 inches Doll in Frozen Grasses. Salt Spring Island, Canada. Paper, giclee. 20x30 inches Tourists on Foot of Grand Buddha. Paper, giclee. 20x30 inches

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Lazar Khidekel (1904–1986). Towards the History of the Russian Avant-Garde

Lazar Khidekel (1904–1986). Towards the History of the Russian Avant-Garde

21 november 2018—21 january 2019

The exhibition will present over 80 works by Lazar Khidekel — a prominent figure of the Russian avant-garde — from the collection of the architect's family.

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St. Petersburg from the 1850s to the 1910s in Photorgraphs

St. Petersburg from the 1850s to the 1910s in Photorgraphs

27 september—5 november 2018

Historic events, everyday life of the city, and St. Petersburg places of interest depicted in photographs and postcards of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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