“Expressionism in Russian Art” continues an ongoing exhibition project on the major styles and movements in Russian art of the 20th century. The exhibition consists of around 350 works created between the 1900s and the mid-1930s. They reflect the spiritual search of Russian people over a few turning points in national history.
Address: State Russian Museum. Benois Wing
An exhibition of works by the French master of photography Jean-Marie Périer will open at the Erarta Museum in September. Author of the iconic portraits of cinema, music and fashion stars, Périer collaborated with the most renowned magazines and brands, creating an impressive gallery of portraits of 20th century celebrities
St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum is a unique cultural event of the world level, a discussion platform, which attracts annually several thousand cultural experts from all over the world: the stars of the drama theater, opera and ballet, outstanding directors and musicians, public figures, representatives of government and business, the academic community.
The festival, founded in the year of the 100th anniversary of Sergei Diaghilev’s Les Saisons Russes, annually presents the most symbolic and innovative works of various genres of art, opens up new talents, and promotes the cultural exchange between Russia and other countries. In 2018, the festival will present a special program “PETIPA P.S.” for the 200th anniversary of the birth of Marius Petipa. The festival will be attended by the Vaganova Ballet Academy, the Norwegian National Opera and Ballet, the Royal Swedish Ballet, John Neumeier and the Hamburg Ballet, Ekaterinburg State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, and the Provincial Dances Theater. During the festival, the new versions of Marius Petipa famous ballets such as “The Nutcracker”, “Giselle”, “Coppélia”, and “Paquita” will be presented.
The festival "The World of Gingerbread" is the most wonderful event of December in St. Petersburg! The largest city of gingerbread art in Russia and familiarity with a variety of gingerbread from around the world.