The Nordic Week is an annual initiative of the diplomatic missions and cultural institutions of Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Finland and Sweden in the North-West of Russia, representing various events in the field of culture, art, cinema, music, literature, business relations of the Nordic countries. In the festival program: concerts, exhibitions, film screenings, open lectures, round tables and other events.
“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
On October 20 in the St. Petersburg Planetarium the world famous pianist virtuoso, the sound designer, the singer and the composer Peter Bence will act. Since 2012 Peter possesses Giness's record as to the fastest pianist in the world which is capable to reproduce 765 notes a minute.
Hallowen is coming… frightening pumpkins, flashy costumes and magic atmosphere — all of it will excite every passenger on board the ferry Princess Anastasia during a sea Halloween. From October 29 to November 2, a unique cocktail menu in bars will be available especially for you. Vampires and fairies will offer you different potions: Boneyard, El Diablo, Dracula и Vampire Kiss. Keep your eyes open, just in case. Because in the darkness of sea water will be hot!