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.
Join us for A Night at the Opera, an unforgettable musical experience featuring some of the most popular operatic arias and art songs by Verdi, Puccini, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff performed by one of the most renowned Russian baritones Vladislav Sulimsky joined by pianist Denis Evstuhin.
Join us for a special reading of The Cherry Orchard, by Anton Chekhov. Monday, May 18th; 7:00 to 9:00 pm. (doors open at 6:30pm – 10 minute intermission).
Edward Kasinec pays a return visit to TMORA with an illustrated talk and book presentation introducing the photographic oeuvre of the interwar Czech artist, photographer and translator, Rudolf Hulka (d.l961). Hulka’s remarkable color and hand-colorized images (dating from 1921-22) of the lands and peoples–Slavs, Roma, Jewish populations–of interwar East Central Europe and Sub-Carpathian Rus’ have only recently been uncovered in Prague’s great National Library.