Exhibition # three_ Glazunov in Underground Museum prolonged
20 July 2020
The exhibition dedicated to the work of Ilya Glazunov, Russian painter, founder of the Russian Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, has been prolonged for two weeks, until August 2.
The exposition is timed to the 90th anniversary of the artist. According to the project's tradition, the exhibition presents three paintings by the master: “Dostoevsky. Night” (1985), “The Legend of Tsarevich Dimitrius” (1991) and “Ivan the Terrible” (1999). These works reveal the main themes in the work of Glazunov: the tragic moments of Russian history and the emotional world of Fyodor Dostoevsky.
The multimedia part of the exhibition introduces the biography of the artist. You will see famous works, book illustrations and theatrical works, learn the history of Ilya Glazunov Gallery and about the artist's social activities: the founding of the Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, the All-Russian Society for the Protection of Historical and Cultural Monuments, and the Museum of Russian Estates.
Tickets for the exhibition are available at the ticket offices of Tourist Information Center and Nature Center, in the “Schedule and Tickets” section, in the mobile app and interactive terminals located on the territory of the park. Please note that you can visit the exhibition in Underground Museum using gift certificate.
For your safety, during the period of restrictive measures, Underground Museum has temporary admission rules, which can be found here.