All posts tagged "art"
Pavlovsk – Imperial Palace and Park near St. Petersburg
Pavlovsk, one of the beautiful suburbs of St. Petersburg, is located 30 kilometers from the city, close to the former summer residence of the Romanov Imperial dynasty. The journey from the city takes about 20 minutes by...
- Posted October 18, 2017
City events from 12 to 18 October 2015
Festivals and city holidays International Festival “Brass autumn” The concert are performed by soloists of wind instruments and orchestras of Russia and USA. The opening will take place on 12 October at the stage of Capella, 15...
- Posted October 13, 2015
City events from 28 September to 4 October 2015
Festivals and city holidays – CrossArt Festival dedicated to the synthesis of modern forms of art will be held in Erarta museum and will present audio-visual, interactive installations, art objects, concerts and theatrical performances from 30 September...
- Posted September 28, 2015
Activites in St. Petersburg, 21st to 27th of September 2015
Festivals and City Celebrations Theater festival “Alexandrinsky” State national theaters of the world will perform on the stage of the Alexander Theater Until October 10th Festival of Drawn Stories “Bumfest” International activities in the world of comics:...
- Posted September 21, 2015
Theatres in St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg, often called the cultural capital of Russia, lives a rich theatrical life. The first Russian professional theatre was opened in the city in 1756, by the act of Empress Elizaveta Petrovna. Nowadays more than 180...
- Posted July 25, 2015
Loft Project “Etagi” (“Floors”)
Cultural сentre Loft project “Etagi” came into sight only 6 years ago, becoming one of St. Petersburg’s most popular exhibition spaces. It was created in a 3000 m² building in the heart of the city. This building...
- Posted September 7, 2014
The gorgeous Stroganov Palace built between 1752-1754 on the corner of Nevsky Prospekt and the River Moika was designed by Bartolomeo Rastrelli. Those days, court architects were not allowed to take private orders, but Stroganov Palace was...
- Posted July 22, 2014
Erarta, museum and galleries of contemporary art
Erarta is a private museum that presents a selection of works based on three main criteria: freedom, originality and proficiency. The Museum and galleries of contemporary art were opened only a few years ago, but have already...
- Posted June 10, 2014
The Saint Petersburg State Art and Industry Academy of Alexander von Stieglitz
Every Petersburger knows about the famous Saint Petersburg State Art and Industry Academy of Alexander von Stieglitz, the “Mukha”. Even though the historical name of the academy was restored in 2006, the locals still prefer to call...
- Posted May 11, 2014
Yusupov palace – the gem of Russian nobility
St. Petersburg has an unusual place where you can see the Russian Royalty’s palace, famous for its aristocratic interiors. The spacious entrances with majestic columns, the unique home-theatre of the 18th century, lots of performances, plays and...
- Posted May 5, 2014