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ORTHODOX CHURCH LIVE. PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE RUSSIAN MUSEUM

ORTHODOX CHURCH LIVE. PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE RUSSIAN MUSEUM
28 march 2013—16 april 2013
On the eve of the Holiday of Holy Resurrection of Christ that is the major event for the Orthodox Church believers the Russian Museum presents about 80 photographs of the 1970-2010's from its collection. Christmas and Easter, Epiphany (Twelfth-Day), Shrovetide, divine services in temples and everyday life of monasteries, sacred processions and religious rituals that are commemorated in presented photographs, may be regarded as the evidence of uninterrupted religious life in the years of official atheism and about the revival of Orthodox Church in contemporary Russia. These works presents the look of contemporary artist on the Orthodox live where one can find everything - unity of believers in Christian pray, holiday and confession and generally the deep feeling of Belief. There are presented the photographs by N.Andreev, S.Andreev, V.Bayramshin- VoBramshi, A.Vladykin, N.Voskresensky, L.Dall, N.Dementyev, I.Denisova, S.Ivanov, L.Ivanova, E.Ignatyeva, O.Kaplin, O.Karpenko, T.Klevtsova, K.Kokoshkin, S.Kompaniychenko, V.Kornayeva, L.Korobova, V.Lamzin, S.Litvinov, V.Maslov, E.Medunetskaya, Y.Murashkin, I.Nikitin, I.Patokin, K.Rybalko, E.Skroznikov, L.Stepnova, V.Sychev, V.Tatarenko, E.Tumanov, L.Turkina, Y.Tsoy, H.Shakhmametyev, N.Erfen.

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Boris Lurie. American Nonconformist

29 august—11 november 2019

Leningrad-born survivor of Nazi concentration camps, member of New York avant-garde scene of the 1950s and 1960s, Boris Lurie touches upon the most sensitive, problematic and hot issues, such as consumer society, Nazi crimes against humanity, and the reflection of sexuality in mass consciousness.

The St. Petersburg Governorate in photographs from the 1860‒1910s from the collection of the Russian Museum

The St. Petersburg Governorate in photographs from the 1860‒1910s from the collection of the Russian Museum

30 may—19 august 2019

From the series “Traveling around Russian Empire”. The exhibition presents the image of St. Petersburg Governorate in professional and amateur photographs, as well as postcards depicting the man-made and natural sights of the area, the local population and the events of everyday life.

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