• Art Exhibitions
    “ASSYRIAN ART”
    “ASSYRIAN ART”
    The exhibition from the collection of the British Museum will feature reliefs, statues, and monuments of applied art from the once magnificent palaces of the king of Assyria.
    address: Hermitage Museum. Manege of Small Hermitage
    From: 09 December 2019
    Till: 31 March 2020
  • Art Exhibitions
    “ACTION! CUT!”
    “ACTION! CUT!”
    The exhibition, dedicated to the relations between the Soviet society and religion in the context of state anti-religious policy, will present cult objects from the Museum of the History of Religion funds, which were used by famous Soviet film studios in the filming of fiction and documentary films.
    address: Museum of the History of Religion
    From: 01 December 2019
    Till: 31 December 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    “INTERFOLK IN RUSSIA” International Folklore Festival
    “INTERFOLK IN RUSSIA” International Folklore Festival
    This international project, representing the cultural heritage of the peoples of the world, contributes to the preservation of national traditions and the search for new forms of intercultural dialogue. The festival program includes performances by folk vocal music, dance and instrumental ensembles, meetings with artists, a competition, a folk arts a crafts fair.
    address: city concert halls
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (328-39-21)
    From: 14 November 2019
    Till: 17 November 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    "NEW TECHNOLOGIES IN LIBRARY"
    "NEW TECHNOLOGIES IN LIBRARY"
    The annual exhibition-festival "New technologies in the library" for the eleventh time invites children and adults to an exciting journey into the world of the future. Visitors are waiting for robotic toys: dinosaurs Pinky and Pleo, interactive Pushkin "Squirrel", master classes on working with 3D-pen and much more.
    address: Pushkin Central City Children's Library
    From: 07 November 2019
    Till: 10 November 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    “ART-BRIDGE-WATERCOLOR - 2019” 10th International Biennale
    “ART-BRIDGE-WATERCOLOR - 2019” 10th International Biennale
    The international exhibition project "Art-Bridge-Watercolor" is a symbolic bridge between watercolor artists from St. Petersburg and foreign countries. The author of the idea and curator is Petersburg artist Yury Shevchik. From year to year, the Biennale attracts the attention of a wide range of watercolor connoisseurs.
    address: Yusupov Palace. Stable wing
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (321-79-84, 8-921-344-98-92)
    From: 01 November 2019
    Till: 30 November 2019
  • Festivals and contests for a family audience
    “CHILDREN’S DAYS IN ST. PETERSBURG” 15th Festival
    “CHILDREN’S DAYS IN ST. PETERSBURG” 15th Festival
    The “Children’s Days in St. Petersburg” is an annual inter-museum project for children and adults, which turns an ordinary museum visit into an exciting adventure. The events of the festival will be interesting for a wide range of visitors and museum professionals. Participating in the game “1,2,3,4,5 – I caught a fish alive”, children and their parents can take a trip around the museum exhibitions, attend workshops, and gaming sessions.
    address: city museums
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-921-756-96-88)
    From: 26 October 2019
    Till: 16 November 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    “AUTUMN AT TSARSKOE SELO” International Lyceum Festival
    “AUTUMN AT TSARSKOE SELO” International Lyceum Festival
    On the eve of the Lyceum holiday, the international festival “Autumn in Tsarskoe Selo” gathers prominent figures of culture and art, Alexander Pushkin’s descendants, poets, artists, actors, and musicians. The program includes a flower-laying ceremony at Alexander Pushkin monument in Lyceum garden, the annual ceremony “Tsarskoe Selo Artistic Award” and Lyceum ball at the Great Hall of the Lyceum. By the Day of the Lyceum, opening of new exhibitions in the National Pushkin Museum branches.
    address: National Pushkin Museum. Pushkin Museum-Apartment, Memorial Museum-Lyceum
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (493-45-48, 571-08-18)
    From: 19 October 2019
    Till: 19 October 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    “INTERNATIONAL CONSERVATORY WEEK” 19th Festival
    “INTERNATIONAL CONSERVATORY WEEK” 19th Festival
    The international festival, which is unparalleled in the music world, was established in 2001 by the Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg Conservatory. Combining concert and educational spheres, the annual music forum introduces the traditions and contemporary achievements of conservatories of different countries, reveals new names of young talented performers, and presents pedagogical skills of famous Russian and foreign professors. Among the festival program there are performances, dedicated to important events in Russian and world musical culture. In 2019 the festival is dedicated to the 175th anniversary of the birth of N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov, whose name was named the first conservatory in Russia.
    address: Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg State Conservatory
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (644-99-88)
    From: 19 October 2019
    Till: 26 October 2019
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    “SUVOROVSKOY FLAG” Competition
    “SUVOROVSKOY FLAG” Competition
    The project includes a marching training competition and a historical competition. Suvorov and Nakhimov schools, cadet corps are invited to participate; cadet schools and cadet classes of general education schools; military-patriotic clubs, which laid the foundation for their work in the tradition of cadet corps.
    address: Suvorov State Memorial Museum
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (579-39-14)
    From: 15 October 2019
    Till: 24 November 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    Poet Mikhail Lermontov Days
    Poet Mikhail Lermontov Days
    Every autumn in the framework of the project "Lermontov: Heritage" in St. Petersburg are Lermontov Days, dedicated to the poet's birthday. In the program: the annual scientific conference "Lermontov Readings" with the participation of writers, literary critics, historians, philologists and journalists; book and art exhibitions, presentations, performances, film lectures, competitions, quizzes and excursions.
    address: Mikhail Lermontov Central Library
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (272-75-95)
    From: 14 October 2019
    Till: 19 October 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    “ZULKARNAIN ISMAIL. PHOTOGRAPHS”
    “ZULKARNAIN ISMAIL. PHOTOGRAPHS”
    The exhibition will introduce the works of digital artist from Malaysia Zulkarnain Ismail. Visitors will be able to admire the unique world of dreams of the master. The exhibition will present surrealistic photographs, which have already won the audience all over the world.
    address: Erarta Contemporary Art Museum
    From: 11 October 2019
    Till: 16 February 2020
  • Festivals and Contests
    Romance Days in St. Petersburg
    Romance Days in St. Petersburg
    The days of romance in Petersburg are a gift to everyone who loves poetry and vocal lyrics. The festival was first held 7 years ago and immediately became a significant event in the cultural life of the Northern capital. The musical project is part of the large city program “Culture is nearby”, within which charitable concerts are held in social rehabilitation centers and educational institutions. The musical programs present the best examples of classical and modern romances performed by the laureates of the Contest “Spring of Romance”, popular entertainers, theater and cinema.
    address: “Oktiabrsky” Concert Hall, concert halls of the city
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (571-14-33)
    From: 05 October 2019
    Till: 23 October 2019
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