Today marks the 100th anniversary of the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts. A.S. Pushkin

State Museum of Fine Arts named after A.S. Pushkin was opened in 1912, and today he is 100 years old. On our site is a wonderful article in which you can read more information about the museum. In honor of the 100th anniversary today, the doors of the museum are open to all comers until 18 00 (entrance until 17 00).
Plan Pushkin Museum to them. A.S. Pushkin

On this day Museum them. A.S. Pushkin will be called "Imaginary Museum". Why exactly imaginary? Because in the Pushkin Museum. A.S. Pushkin arrived paintings from other famous museums in the world. So the picture "Adam and Eve" by Gustav Klint will be transferred for a while by the Viennese gallery Belvedere. From the Louvre brought the ancient Sumerian statues. From the Prado Museum in Rosiiu, a portrait of Velasquez "Prince Balthazar on a horse" arrived, as well as a picture by Hieronymus Bosch "Extracting a Stone of Folly". Bosch's painting became a real sensation, because it was never taken out of the museum. Also in the Pushkin Museum will arrive painting Modigliani - "Nude".
In total, more than 27 museums in the world have responded, which is impressive. 22 billion rubles allocated to the museum in order to reconstruct the building of the museum, as well as to build new pavilions. It is planned to unite more than 15 buildings. The project was developed by British architect Norman Foster.
Also in the museum will pass the famous exhibition of Stalin's gifts, which at one time was very famous, and also took place in the museum to them. A.S. Pushkin.

Watch the video: Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow, Russia 4K (February 2020).