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Culture news, 05.03.2002 15:13

Exhibition of graphic art dedicated to the 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg to be open tomorrow

the exhibition is dedicated to the coming 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg 230 artists from various Russian cities, as well as from France, Estonia and The Ukraine, take part in the exhibition, which is dedicated to the coming 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg. More than 600 works are displayed.

According to the organizer and the conceiver of the event Petersburg artist O. Yankhnin, the exhibition is unique as it covers all types of graphic art: unique graphics (ink drawings, water-colours, gouache paintings), printed graphics (linoleum engravings, lithography, etc.), small forms and ex-librises, book illustrations.

Along with such celebrities as A. Vasiljev, O. Yakhnin, L. Kazbekov, N. Kazimova, quite young artists and students of art colleges are going to present their works.

The exhibition lasts till March 17.

News source: Rosbalt

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