17:51 "Unknown Canova" in the Hermitage
The "The Unknown Canova" exhibition opened in the Hermitage.The exhibition presents 102 exhibits from the Museo Civico of Bassano del Grappa and the Canova Foundation in Possagno, Italy. Among them are drawings and paintings, created in oil and tempera.
17:16 State Hermitage hires cats
Cats are the only way of effective fight against rodents in the basement of the museum. Right now the Hermitage manages to retain the number of cats on one and the same level. “cats make us kinder, even to one another”, says Pyotrovsky.
Culture news archive for October' 2002
Culture news archive for 2002 year.