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Culture news, 23.01.2002 18:57

“Petersburg Chimeras”

Gafur Mendagaliev The exhibition “Petersburg Chimeras” by Gafur Mendagaliev has opened in the gallery “Boreas”.

The author, a member of the group “Kochevje” (“Nomads”) dedicates his exhibition to the three-hundredth anniversary of St. Petersburg. The exposition consists of more then 70 paintings, on which “sphinxes and lions are re-embodying into heathen monsters, and people – into prehistoric heroes”.

Photo by N. Infantiev, Interpress

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