“Venus with drawers” and “Sleep caused by the flight of a bee near the pomegranate fruit, a second before the awakening” - the exhibition “Surrealism in Catalonia. Artists Ampurdana and Salvador Dali ”which represents seventy works of twenty-nine Catalan artists.
Visit this exhibition - it's like getting to a joint concert of the three great tenors of our time. The long-awaited exhibition “Spanish Masters from the Hermitage” opened in the branch of the St. Petersburg museum in Amsterdam: more than a hundred excellent paintings, a rich collection of graphic works and masterpieces of applied art created by El Greco, Jose de Ribera, Francisco de Zurbaran, Diego Velasquez, Bartolome Esteban Murris and the Paris and de Goya, as well as their followers.
On June 9, the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum in Madrid invites you to the opening of the exhibition “Zurbaran. New perspective. Anyone who is accustomed to the association “Zurbaran - monks in the hoods” will be pleasantly surprised by the discovery of new facets of the creative work of the “Spanish Caravaggio”, a friend of Velasquez, an outstanding artist of the Golden Age of Spanish painting.
Flea markets sometimes offer surprises that amaze both buyers and sellers. A fresh example is the story of Ray Riley from Texan, who this spring bought a canvas for only $ 90, which may be a picture of one of the classics of the 20th century, Sigmar Polke. And then it will be about millions!
Roman Lyapin is a graduate of the famous Leningrad College, V. I. Mukhina, who has been teaching at the Roman Academy of Arts for more than 10 years. The central theme of his works is the urban landscape. The development of the genre from antiquity to the present day: how did religion and the invention of oil painting techniques contribute to the formation of the genre in Europe and why is the Hudson River so important?
The exhibition “Jan Vermeer. Geographer. From the Shtedel Museum, Frankfurt am Main, opens on 27 August. The event is truly epochal: one of the three signed masterpieces of a genius will be delayed for a long time in St. Petersburg. In addition, “Geographer” is a more than remarkable work ... Until November 20, 2016, one can admire the famous painting by Johannes (Jan) Vermeer (1632-1675), one of the most famous and yet mysterious masters of the Golden Age of Dutch art.