culture in Russia

Chinese art at the Oriental Museum

Today, within the framework of the IV Festival of Chinese painting gunbi, the exhibition "Summer Day in the Mountain Pavilion" has opened at the State Museum of the East. The exhibition features about 100 objects of art: 90 …

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USSR People's Artist Vladimir Andreev passes away

People's Artist of the USSR Vladimir Andreev passed away today, the farewell will presumably take place on Wednesday, the rector of GITIS, Grigory Zaslavsky said. He clarified that the artist’s wife Natalya Selezneva informed …

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Anna Netrebko complains that artists are neglected

Opera singer Anna Netrebko wrote on Instagram about the limitations due to the coronavirus lockdown. "How did we get to this?!? Live art has been banned for many months?!?! Is this a joke?" Netrebko asks. The singer …

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Little Big reveals Eurovision song 'Uno' (VIDEO)

Punk-pop-rave band Little Big have unleashed 'Uno', which is Russia's entry for Eurovision 2020 in Rotterdam.  Public broadcaster C1R has selected the self-proclaimed punk-pop-rave band Little Big to represent Russia at …

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Mishustin congratulates Nevzorov on his 70th birthday

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin sent a congratulatory telegram to the People's Artist of Russia, theater and film actor Boris Nevzorov in honor of his anniversary, the press service of the Russian government reports. …

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Cinderella’s shoe monument unveiled in Maykop

In Maykop, the sculptural composition ‘Cinderella's Shoe’ was unveiled in the central park of culture and leisure. It is the first dedicated to Yevgeny Schwartz art object in the city, where he spent his childhood and youth, the …

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Moscow to host magic art of Salvador Dali

An exhibition entitled "Salvador Dali. Magic Art" will be presented in the Manege Central Exhibition Hall in Moscow on January 28. The relevant message was published on the portal of the Moscow City Hall. The exhibition …

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Three Russian films to seek Oscars

‘Beanpole,’ a film by Russian director Kantemir Balagov, is among the ten films competing for the Best International Feature Film category of the 92nd Academy Awards. Other entries on the shortlist are The Painted Bird …

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Russia's State Duma approves 2020 budget

The Russian State Duma has approved draft federal budget for 2020 and the planned period of 2021-2021 in the final reading. According to the draft document, the budget revenues in 2020 will amount to 20.379 trillion rubles, in 2021 - …

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Mark Zakharov passed away

Artistic director of the Moscow Lenkom Theater, People's Artist of the USSR, Mark Zakharov, has passed away on Saturday in Moscow at the age of 85. This was announced by director of the theater Mark Varshaver. "Mark …

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