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Culture news, 13.07.2001 14:19

Exhibition of modern Flemish art opened in the State Museum of the History of St.Petersburg

More than 30 young painters from Eastern Flanders (Belgium) display their works during the traditional week of Flemish culture 'Flemish summer in St.Petersburg'.

This exhibition shows full specter of modern Flemish art, which originates from the great traditions of Van Eyke, Rubens and Breygel. The honesty of the artists makes them actual for this epoch.

The exhibition was organized by the culture ambassador of Belgium, well-known painter, art critic and film director Harold van de Perre.

The exhibition will work till September,15 in Peter and Paul fortress.

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