The Museum of Russian Art, Minneapolis, MN and The Kennan Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center, Washington, D.C. invite you to attend a roundtable discussion hosted at The Museum of Russian Art.
The Museum of Russian Art and Simply Jane’s Art Center offer you: Russian Painting Classes For beginning and experienced painters Offering Two Classes: Thursday July 9 and Thursday, August 13, 12:30 to 4:00 PM (class meets at the Museum at 12:30 pm).
Guitarist Daniel Volovets will perform a program of music deeply rooted in Russian culture, including arrangements of Russian folk music, romances, Soviet-era pieces, and his original compositions. Trained by the renowned Russian guitarist Anatoly Shapiro, Daniel has been performing classical, flamenco, jazz, Brazilian, and Russian music for over 15 years. He will be joined by brother, Adrian Volovets, on violin, flute and tenor saxophone.
The Museum of Russian Art has partnered with the American Swedish Institute (ASI) to present master birch bark artist, Vladimir Yarish. The love of birchbark weaving extends from Sweden across the Baltic Sea to Russia. As an introduction to Vladimir Yarish’s workshops at ASI, The Museum of Russian Art hosts the talented Russian birch bark artist for an opening talk in the TMORA Main Gallery.
Join us for an evening of Shostakovich and Beethoven performed by the Atrium String Quartet from St. Petersburg, Russia.