Internet guide to St. Petersburg, the cultural capital of Russia Internet Explorer: add to favorites 
St. Petersburg guide / Home page
 News | Events | Playbill | City | Tourism | Accommodation | Business
 Culture | Dine & Wine | Nightlife | Family | Health & Sports | Excursions
Services | Shopping | Classifieds | Forums | Map | Weather | Articles

Personal live guide to PetersburgOnline excursionsOnline Map of St. Petersburg
 in St.Petersburg: December 13, 2017; 9:07am (GMT+4). Search:
 City news St.Petersburg city news 
Warning: current() expects parameter 1 to be array, null given in /home/webs/city.air.spb.ru/system/advert.robo on line 24
News at PetersburgCity.com
City news
Business news
Culture news
Anniversary news

Warning: current() expects parameter 1 to be array, null given in /home/webs/city.air.spb.ru/system/advert.robo on line 24
City news
Italy presents "The Time of Memory" to St. Petersburg
09.02.2003 17:22

"The Time of Memory" exhibition, due to open Tuesday, September 2, at the "Manege" Central Exhibition Hall in St. Petersburg, will be Italy's present to St. Petersburg, which is observing its jubilee. More than 100 paintings by Jean Luigi Colin, a modern Italian painter, are exhibited at the exhibition organised under the auspices of Italian General Consulate in St. Petersburg.

Marina Dzhigarkhanyan, the exhibit co-ordinator, told RIA Novosti the Italian master's canvases are a sort of research of memory phenomenon. According to Dzhigarkhanyan, the artist interprets human memory not as nostalgia for the past, but as every man's participation in the living, in the history.

"I do my best to fill up, to patch up the gap between The Life and The Art, using not only daily stimuli, but also the very matter for my creations", this is how the artist himself describes this stage of his own work.

Luigi Colin will perform a six-hour show on the opening day of the exhibition to let the audience feel themselves a part of the history and get a better understanding of how he creates. The viewers will be able to see how his personal memorabilia like photos, letters and documents are been transformed into collages.

News source: Pravda
Print this news


City news archive for 02 September' 2003.
City news archive for September' 2003.
City news archive for 2003 year.
City news archive
September' 2003
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930    
       
Archive for 2003 year


 News | Events | Playbill | City | Tourism | Accommodation | Business
 Culture | Dine & Wine | Nightlife | Family | Health & Sports | Excursions
Services | Shopping | Classifieds | Forums | Map | Weather | Articles

Site Map | Search | Help/feedback | About | Advertise with us

Contacts: info@petersburgcity.com

(c) 2001-2016 "Information Resources" Agency