25 September 2012, Tuesday, 17:32

All-Russian exhibition by the 150th anniversary of Michael Nesterov is opened in Ufa

author: Olga Murtazina | photo: Oleg Yarovikov

The exhibition, devoted to the 150th anniversary of Michael Nesterov, consists of 187 works, including 118 works, delivered for Ufa fr om 22 Russian museums. The exhibition of painting is held in the capital RB within the frames of celebration of the 150th anniversary of the great native of Ufa.

Participants of the jubilee celebrities – employees of the museums, wh ere the majority of Nesterov’s works are kept, and the experts of his creation, including one of the best specialists, an employee of the Russian Museum Paul Klimov, were introduced to participants of the press-conference, which has taken place before opening of the exhibition. The deputy director of Tretyakov Art Gallery Lidia Ivleva has reported that the jubilee exhibition of Michael Nesterov in Moscow is prepared by spring 2013. “In order to make such projects a reality we need time and money. The Nesterov’s Museum has received state support of the Republican authority and thanks to it this project came true. We receive nothing from Russian Ministry for culture, making this exhibition just on donations, thanks God, we have such opportunity” – she reported.

Within the frames of Nesterov’s celebrities the Nesterov’s public garden will be opened in Lenin Street and flower ceremony for winners of the contest of drawings will take place in Ufa too.

themes: memory, jubilees