This exhibition, open to Muscovites and guests alike, features over one hundred unique items created from Central Asian freshwater pearls. Among the masterpieces of applied and jewelry art are ancient jewels from European royal collections and fifty items that have never been exhibited yet, having been specially selected for display in Russia. Visitors to the exhibition will learn how divers hunted for pearl in ancient times and how pearl hunting developed on the shores of the Persian Gulf.© 2016-2019 moscovery.com
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Events of the year
Ezra Stoller’s Pioneers of American Modernism, Exhibition
20 September 2018 - 20 February 2019Works of photographer Ezra Stoller, who is considered by followers from all over the world as a trendsetter in the field of architectural photography, have been provided for the exhibition by eminent American museum collections and give visitors a complete picture of Stoller’s working methods and techniques.
Arkhip Kuindzhi, Exhibition
06 October 2018 - 17 February 2019The project that offers to the public over 180 works by ArkhipKuindzhi, one of the most amazing 19th-century painters, is highly interesting and even enigmatic.
Kurt Cobain Birthday Fest
20 February 2019Fans and admirers of Nirvana, an American rock band, hold this annual festival to celebrate the birthday of its founder, Kurt Cobain.