Start Date is not before End Date
Filter Events by
Where in the world are the women artists? The answer: In Russia. The presentation traces the ways in which women artists were vital to the development of their culture’s visual artistry. Textile artists, painters, folk artists and non-conformist women contributed both to their own country and to the international scene. Information will focus on the 20th century non-conformist women. Join Carol Rudie, Coordinator of outreach education from the Museum of Russian Art.
Given the extensive forests that form the Russian landscape, wood has surrounded architects, artists, and craftspeople for centuries. Using wood as a form and the resulting woodsman lifestyle as subject matter has produced cultural artifacts in every artistic field. Exploring the way in which life in the woods has influenced art opens a perspective into an important aspect of Russian lifestyle.