Days of the Hermitage in Kaluga automatic translate
From October 4 to October 8, 2017, the Days of the Hermitage will be held for the second time in Kaluga. They are timed to the opening of the exhibition «Antoine Watteau» Landscape with a Waterfall «. From the collection of the State Hermitage. « This is the second exhibition, organized within the framework of the Agreement on Cooperation signed in 2015 between the government of the Kaluga region and the State Hermitage.
In the framework of the Hermitage Days lectures, video shows, concerts will be held. For the first time, a separate program of events for children is included in the Hermitage Days program. The organizers of the exhibition are especially proud of the paper models of historical costumes, based on A.Vatto’s works, made by the Kaluga artist, member of the Union of Artists of Russia Marina Guseva.
All events will take place on October 4-7 in the main building of the museum - Bilibiny-Chistokletovy Estate (Kaluga, Lenina, 104), October 8 - in the premises of the Information and Educational and Exhibition Center (IOVC) - a branch of the Kaluga Museum Fine Arts at the address: Kaluga, ul. Lenina, 103.
The HERMITAGE DAYS will officially open on October 4 at 15:00 with a lecture
«French art of the XVIII century in the collection of the State Hermitage», which will be read by the academic secretary of the Department of Western European Art of the State Hermitage Anna Vilenskaya.
October 5 at 10.30 Alexey V. Bogdanov, Deputy Director General of the State Hermitage Museum for Exploitation, Ph.D., Associate Professor of the St. Petersburg State University of Fire Service will deliver a lecture on «The security problems of the modern museum.»
At 12 o’clock the opening of the exhibition «Antoine Watteau» Landscape with a waterfall «will be held. From the collection of the State Hermitage. « This work, referring to the mature period of the master’s work, is a rare example of the Watteau landscape - beautiful and harmonious.
Immediately after the opening day, at 12.30 the ceremony of awarding the winners of the annual contest among the media covering the issues of culture and art «Skilful verb» will begin.
October 6 at 15 o’clock and on October 7 at 12 o’clock all art lovers we invite to the lecture «The fragile world of Antoine Watteau» by the senior research worker of the Institute of Fine Arts, Irina Vitalievna Guzhova.
October 7 starts the Children’s Program. At 11.30 an open session of the children’s museum studio called «Paris, Watteau and not only...» will take place at the exposition of the exhibition, which will continue with the master class «The Magic Fan». At 15 o’clock for parents with children - the film «The Tale of Jacques and His Sorceress» from the series «Tales of Aunt Owl» and the master class «Butonniere is a small bouquet». We will get acquainted with the work of A. Watteau and produce elegant details for ladies’ and men’s suits - a fan and a buttonhole (6+).
On October 8, we are waiting for parents and children at 12 o’clock for the thematic lesson «Paris, Watteau and not only...», at 3 pm - the film «The Tale of Jacques and His Sorceress» from the series «Tales of Aunt Owl» and the master class «Butonniere - small bouquet « (6+).
We invite the adult lovers of beauty on October 7 at 17.00 to the concert «Music of the gallant age». Performers are the chamber quintet of the Kaluga Youth Symphony Orchestra named after S.T. Richter composed of Ilya Darintsev (alt), Alexander Bogatyrev (flute), Anastasia Lapshina (flute), Marina Goryacheva (cello), Dmitry Paranin (double bass).
The program of the Hermitage Days will end on October 8 with a lecture by the senior research worker of the Museum of Fine Arts, curator of graphics of Marina Vladimirovna Zvereva «Gallant age in the mirror of the French engraving of the 18th century. from the collection of the Kaluga Museum of Fine Arts «(beginning at 15 o’clock) and the screening of the author’s film program of M. Piotrovsky» About the Hermitage with Love «(beginning at 5 pm).
Exhibition «Antoine Watteau» Landscape with a Waterfall «. From the collection of the State Hermitage «will work from October 5, 2017 to February 4, 2018. There will be guided tours for adults and interactive classes for children of primary school age in the framework of the weekend program, as well as on applications.
Opening hours of the museum: daily from 10:00 to 18:00, except Monday, Saturday from 11:00 to 19:00.