• Festivals and Contests
    Oranienbaumsky Marine Festival - 2019
    Oranienbaumsky Marine Festival - 2019
    The annual marine festival is held in the waters of the Gulf of Finland in the last weekend of August. The program includes: sailing ship shows on the Sidorovsky Canal, Finnish Walking Competition “Sea Mile”, shipbuilding exhibitions, a bright show of sea stuntmen “Abordaj“, aircraft modeling show in the air, poster exhibitions of tourist and environmental organizations, test drives of boats and boats , open-air watercolor artists, fashion show, dog show “Salty Dog”, summer cafes, attractions and much more.
    address: Lomonosov Town, Sidorovsky Canal
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-961-811-37-05)
    From: 24 August 2019
    Till: 24 August 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    “MOVIE NIGHT” Russia-Wide Action
    “MOVIE NIGHT” Russia-Wide Action
    The Russia-Wide action "Night of Cinema" takes place annually in late August. In the program: a demonstration of the best domestic films that have won the Internet voting, lectures, concerts, tours and other events. In 2019, the winning films were: “The Balkan Frontier” by Andrey Volgin, “Domovoi” by Evgeny Bedarev and “Policeman from Rublevka. New Year's lawlessness” by Ilya Kulikov.
    address: “Chaika” Cinema and Recreational Center, “Lenfilm” Cinema Center, “Peterburg-Kino”, “Rodina” Cinema Center, “Cascade” Cultural Center, “Luksor” Cinema Center in Shopping and Entertainment Complex "Leto”, “Luksor Dolby Atmos” Cinema Center in Shopping and Entertainment Complex “Kontinent”, “Lendok” Cinema Center, "Podvig" Cinema Center, "Pavlovsk" Center for Culture, Cinema and Leisure
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (https://cinemanight.culture.ru/)
    From: 24 August 2019
    Till: 24 August 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    "PLASTIC"
    "PLASTIC"
    The exhibition will present the diversity of Russian sculpture of the late XX — early XXI century made from polymers and plastics. The exhibition includes more than 70 works by thirty artists, among whom are well-known and influential figures in contemporary art. Following these trends, the exhibition aims to present a complex and vivid picture of progress in life and art, highlighting the impact of new technologies on the work of our contemporaries.
    address: Marble Palace
    From: 22 August 2019
    Till: 21 October 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    Polish Film Festival in St. Petersburg
    Polish Film Festival in St. Petersburg
    The festival will present the classics of Polish cinema - the film of Andrzej Wajda “Channel”, the screening of which is timed to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising, and modern Polish cinema - films by Agnieszka Smochinska, Philip Bayonne and Marek Koterski. Within the framework of the festival, a creative meeting will be held with the director Agnieszka Smochinska and the actor Andrzej Konopka.
    address: “Velikan Park” Cinema Center
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (film.society@cinemafia.ru)
    From: 21 August 2019
    Till: 25 August 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    "POLISH INDIVIDUALITIES". Krzysztof GIERAŁTOWSKI
    "POLISH INDIVIDUALITIES". Krzysztof GIERAŁTOWSKI
    In 1972-1995, Gierałtowski created an array of black and white photographic portraits of famous Polish writers, artists, architects, actors, and directors. In 2009, he carefully picked 44 photographs, which he edited and supplemented with short comments in Polish, English, French, and Spanish, telling personal stories of encounters with his models. The project, known as Polish Individualities, was carried out under the patronage of the National Library in Warsaw. Free admission.
    address: ROSPHOTO the State Museum and Exhibition Center. Conference Hall
    From: 20 August 2019
    Till: 22 September 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    “THE BIRTHDAY OF THE RUSSIAN TELNYASHKA” FESTIVAL
    “THE BIRTHDAY OF THE RUSSIAN TELNYASHKA” FESTIVAL
    The annual city maritime festival, initiated by the Central Naval Museum, is dedicated to the birthday of the Russian telnyashka, a symbol of courage, fraternity and maritime romance. The festival program includes exhibitions from the funds of the Central Naval Museum, interactive events for children and adults, musical and theatrical performances, concerts of jazz and naval brass bands.
    address: Peter and Paul Fortress, Central Naval Museum
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (303-85-13)
    From: 18 August 2019
    Till: 05 September 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    “PENUMBRA”. Daniil AKULIN. Drawings
    “PENUMBRA”. Daniil AKULIN. Drawings
    The exhibition combines the monumental landscapes of Akulin, made over the past ten years. The author for the first time will present his paintings in St. Petersburg, returning the drawing the right to an independent artistic expression. The scale of the landscapes of Akulin corresponds to the greatness of the depicted: the boundless sky, fields and sea space.
    address: Erarta Contemporary Art Museum
    From: 15 August 2019
    Till: 10 November 2019
  • Festivals and Contests
    "THE QUEEN SONG - 2019" 1st International Vocal Competition, dedicated to the Lyudmila Zykina 90th Anniversary
    "THE QUEEN SONG - 2019" 1st International Vocal Competition, dedicated to the Lyudmila Zykina 90th Anniversary
    The competition dedicated to the 90th birthday of the great Russian singer Lyudmila Zykina is held with the aim of preserving and developing the song traditions of Russia.Paying tribute to the legendary artist, the organizers set the goal of searching and supporting young singers with outstanding artistic professional data. A wide range of repertoire requirements for participants includes the main directions of the domestic song tradition.
    address: Elena Obraztsova Cultural Center
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-937-429-77-00)
    From: 12 August 2019
    Till: 18 September 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    "SONOCONTOUR: SOUND ARCHITECTURE". Sergey FILATOV. Sound sculptures
    "SONOCONTOUR: SOUND ARCHITECTURE". Sergey FILATOV. Sound sculptures
    Erarta Museum presents an exhibition by Sergey Filatov who created a unique acoustic environment shaped by an ensemble of sound sculptures.
    address: Erarta Contemporary Art Museum
    From: 08 August 2019
    Till: 03 November 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    "KONSTANTIN SOMOV (1869-1939). ON THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF BIRTH"
    "KONSTANTIN SOMOV (1869-1939). ON THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF BIRTH"
    The exhibition is dedicated to the 150th anniversary of Konstantin Andreevich Somov, one of the greatest masters of Russian art of the first half of the twentieth century, a prominent representative of the artistic movement “World of Art” (“Mir Iskusstva”). Konstantin Somov is the author of magnificent paintings and drawings: portraits of prominent figures of the Silver Age of Russian culture, “gallant scenes”, landscapes, journal and book graphics. The exhibition features more than 100 works created by the artist in the 1890s — 1930s from the collections of the Russian Museum, the State Tretyakov Gallery, the Research Museum of the Russian Academy of Arts, the State Museum-Reserve Petergof, and private collections in Moscow and St. Petersburg.
    address: Mikhailovsky Castle
    From: 08 August 2019
    Till: 04 November 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    "THE LONG SHADOW OF CHERNOBYL". Gerd LUDWIG
    "THE LONG SHADOW OF CHERNOBYL". Gerd LUDWIG
    Over 20 years, Gerd Ludwig has been reporting on the aftermath of the nuclear catastrophe in Chernobyl. He first photographed in the exclusion zone in 1993 for National Geographic Magazine, bringing him deeper into the contaminated Reactor No. 4 than any western still photographer. Ludwig’s project is not mere documentation but rather a deep analysis of the aftermath of the nuclear catastrophe, still affecting the social, ecological, and physical well-being of people. The exhibition will present several series by Ludwig, dedicated to the nuclear power station, the town of Pripyat and its surroundings, local inhabitants and their children, who have suffered radiation exposure. The long shadow of Chernobyl is still being cast over human lives.
    address: “ROSPHOTO” The State Museum and Exhibition Center
    From: 07 August 2019
    Till: 22 September 2019
  • Art Exhibitions
    "TO THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ACADEMY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES"
    "TO THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ACADEMY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES"
    Российская академия медицинских наук является преемницей Академии медицинских наук СССР, основанной в 1944 году. Выставка будет посвящена богатой истории этой организации, ее роли в обществе и деятельности ее учреждений.
    address: Military-Medical Museum
    From: 05 August 2019
    Till: 31 August 2019
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