Cultural events in Russia and abroad
On June 22, 2021, the Local History Museum of the Sarapul Museum-Reserve launched the exhibition project "To Be Restored. Tsarskoe Selo Palaces Revived from the Ashes" from the collections of the Tsarskoe Selo State Museum and Heritage Site. The exposition marks the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Great Patriotic War and will run until August 18.
On June 15, 2021, in Moscow, the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts and the Friedenstein Castle Foundation in Gotha (Germany) signed a cooperation agreement. The joint work includes the study and high-quality digital photography of objects from the collections of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, stored in Friedenstein Castle (Germany) until the end of World War II.
The Russian Ethnographic Museum (Saint-Petersburg) launched the exhibition “Qatar between the Sea and the Desert. Art and Heritage". It is the key project of the cultural program of the State of Qatar, the guest country of the XXIV Saint-Petersburg International Economic Forum. The exhibition project, arranged by the Cultural Creative Agency, will run until August 22, 2021.
2021 was announced the Year of the History of Russia and Greece. It marks the 200th anniversary of the beginning of the national struggle for independence of Greece. On June 20, 2021, the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts (Moscow) and the Ministry of Culture of Greece launched the exhibition "Treasures of Akrotiri".
On June 17, 2021, the Suvorov State Memorial Museum launched the exhibition "Suvorov Begins", dedicated to the first steps of the future Generalissimo in the military field. This period of Alexander Suvorov's life is connected with numerous legends. This exposition will help to expose or confirm them.