Cultural events in Russia and abroad
An exhibition of works of religious art from the town of Beryozovo is underway in the Anokhin National Museum (the Altai Republic, Gorno-Altaysk). The exhibits are on loan from the Omsk State Local History Museum. Most of the icons from Beryozovo, which date from 18th – 19th cc., are rare examples of Tobolsk school of icon painting.
The memorial plaque to Daniil Granin, writer and honorary citizen of St. Petersburg, was unveiled on February, 9 2019 at Malaya Posadskaya St., 8, where the writer had lived for over 60 years. The event in St. Petersburg marked the official start of the Year of Granin, dedicated to the centenary of his birth.