Exhibition "The Magic World of Glass and Crystal" automatic translate
с 11 Сентября
по 4 Ноября
Иркутский областной художественный музей им. В.П. Сукачева
ул. Ленина, 5
To the 90th anniversary of the People’s Artist of Russia Boris Bychkov (1928-2005).
On September 11, at 16.00 in the main building of the Irkutsk Art Museum (Lenin street, 5) the exhibition "The Magic World of Glass and Crystal" opens dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the birth of the People’s Artist of Russia, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Arts Boris Bychkov. The exhibition from the collection of the museum and the family of the artist for the first time so fully represents the work of an outstanding master who worked in a complex field of decorative and applied art - "decorative glass".
Stained glass windows "Irkutsk" in the hotel "Intourist", "Blue Bird" in the Bratsk Palace, chandeliers of the Irkutsk musical theater, firms "Vostoksibantehmontazh" and "Agrodorspetsstroy", decorative compositions "Frozen Sounds" and "Victory" in the permanent exposition of the Irkutsk Art Museum far from a complete list of works of the artist known to Irkutsk artists. "The Baikal blue, the gold of the autumn foliage, the discreet beauty of the blossoming fields was absorbed by the master’s glass, which for many years represented in Irkutsk this rare but at the same time ancient art," says the curator of the exhibition, art critic Sofya Shemyakina.
The exposition will feature ensembles, sets, vases, compositions of crystal and colored glass, some of which the public will see for the first time. Specially for the exhibition, the Irkutsk Art Museum has published a catalog including reproductions of the master’s works and detailed information about his life and work.
The exhibition opens on September 11 in the main building of the Irkutsk Regional Art Museum. VP Sukachev (Lenin street, 5) and will work until November 4, 2018. The entrance to the opening is free. The telephone for information: 34-01-46.