A retrospective show of both popular and little-known works by Russian painter Ilya Repin in Moscow is a first step in introducing the public to the large-scale anthology of Russian realistic painting. After Moscow and St. Petersburg, the exhibition will move on to Paris and Helsinki where foreign art lovers and connoisseurs are looking forward to discovering it. Russian art is in high demand abroad, Director of the Tretyakov Gallery. Zelfira Tregulova said, highlighting the pacifism of Repin’s Apotheosis of War.© 2016-2019 moscovery.com
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25 November 2019 - 09 February 2020Thomas Gainsborough’s works will be brought to the Pushkin Museum from Great Britain. The celebrated 18th-century English portraitist left a rich heritage of paintings, preserved in the National Gallery in London, the Royal Academy of Arts and Gainsborough’s House in Sudbury.
Cirque du Soleil
22 November 2019Shows put on by the legendary Cirque du Soleil are best described as circus Hollywood. Seeing a show of the world’s best circus is a must and, good news, you don’t need to travel halfway around the world to do that as the Cirque du Soleil is bringing their new programme to Moscow.
Rostelekom Figure Skating Cup
15 November 2019This will be the sixth time Moscow hosts the high-profile competition bringing together the world’s figure skating stars. The Rostelekom Cup’s Grand Prix will mark one of the stages of the rating series, to start in Detroit in 2019.