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HOWARD G. BUFFETT

Supported by:
  • the Foundation for International Arts and Education (FIAE)
Shamoly. Bangladesh. Theme “Portraits”. Giclee, canvas.40x60
7 June 2012—13 August 2012
The exhibition presents the creative oeuvre of the well-known American public activist, philanthropist and conservationist who became also the significant figure in the world of artistic photography. The main content of the works by Howard Buffett who had visited more than 100 countries consists in researching of communication of man and natural and social surroundings. Along with works on view devoted to the diversified and fanciful animal life this exhibition is focused specifically on the artist’s subject and portrait photographs where the story of the Third world is comprehended through the images of its singular representatives.

Colorful Warrior. Papua New Guinea. ”. Giclee, canvas. 40x60 Fatal Shrine. Rwanda. Giclee, canvas. 27x40 Comforting Hug. Ethiopia. Giclee, canvas. 30x20 Morning Meal. Ethiopia. Giclee, canvas. 30x20 Hard Work. Bangladesh. Giclee, canvas. 30x20 Small Harvest. Nepal. Giclee, canvas. 27x40 Sunset Ridge. United States. Giclee, canvas. 27x40

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The Empire After Peter the Great: From Catherine I to Elizabeth Petrovna

The Empire After Peter the Great: From Catherine I to Elizabeth Petrovna

1 June—23 September 2024

This exhibition, unique in its scale, covers the period from the death of Peter the Great to the accession to the throne of his daughter Elizabeth Petrovna (1725–1742). The main events of the internal Russian life in the time of struggle for Peter the Great’s legacy shown on the material from the collections of 21 museums, including State Hermitage Museum, the State Historical Museum, the Moscow Kremlin Museums, the Tretyakov Gallery, the Museum of the History of St Petersburg, the Peterhof State Museum and Reserve, the Pavlovsk State Museum, the Arkhangelskoye State Museum and Reserve and others.

Master of Painting. 325th Anniversary of Ivan Vishnyakov’s Birth

Master of Painting. 325th Anniversary of Ivan Vishnyakov’s Birth

26 April—1 July 2024

Ivan Vishnyakov is one of the leading artist of the 18th century, portraitist, mural painter, restorer and teacher. However, not much of the artist’s vast legacy, the result of thirty years of untiring creative activity, has survived to the present day. All the more valuable are the ten surviving portraits in the collections of the Russian Museum, the Tretyakov Gallery, the Museum of Vasily Tropinin and Moscow Artists of His Time, art museums in Tver and Rybinsk.

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