24 05, 2023

On the Day of Slavic Literature and Culture, an online tour of the Slovo Museum, VDNKh

2023-05-29T15:46:28+02:00May 24th, 2023|Categories: Exhibitions|Tags: , |

On May 24, 2023, on the Day of Slavic Literature and Culture, an online sightseeing tour of the Slovo Museum, VDNKh took place on the virtual site of the Russian House in Brussels. During a tour of the exhibition at the Slovo Museum, visitors learned about the main milestones in the history of writing in Russia, about the first alphabets: Cyrillic and Glagolitic, got acquainted with the oldest literary works that have survived to this day. During the tour, we saw the first handwritten books, wax tablets and birch bark manuscripts, and also learned how the monks worked by hand [...]

24 05, 2023

Lecture “Sergei Rachmaninoff: “I am a Russian composer””

2023-05-25T11:31:51+02:00May 24th, 2023|Categories: , , |Tags: , , |

To Sergey Rachmaninoff’s 150th anniversary On June 5, at 18:00, the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Brussels will host a lecture by Mikhail  Bryzgalov, Director General of the Russian National Museum of Music, President of the Association of Music Museums and Collectors, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, laureate of the Russian Government Prize in the field of culture, member of the Commission of  Russian Federation for UNESCO, member of the Commission of the Public Council under Rossotrudnichestvo on cultural cooperation, on the topic: “Sergei Rachmaninoff: "I am a Russian composer"”, where he will introduce to the audience [...]

24 05, 2023

Exhibition “Russian Art in Benelux 2023”

2023-05-30T15:00:49+02:00May 24th, 2023|Categories: , |Tags: |

10.06 – 10.09.2023 The vernissage of the exhibition will take place on June 16 at 19:00 in the Russian House in Brussels Free Registration We proudly present a collective exhibition of paintings and graphics by contemporary Russian artists, called "Russian Art in Benelux 2023". You will see an exceptional collection of 95 paintings of various styles and genres. The exhibition features works by more than 50 artists, including Nikas Safronov. The Russian school of painting is well known and recognized as one of the best in the world. Our exhibition provides the opportunity to admire contemporary art of the [...]

24 05, 2023

Online tour “Collection of the Russian Museum. Art from the 12th to mid-19th centuries”

2023-05-24T16:44:38+02:00May 24th, 2023|Categories: , , |Tags: , |

On 15 June at 18:00, the Russian Museum invites you to a virtual tour of the permanent exhibition of the Russian museum in the Mikhailovsky Palace. The tour will be conducted by Valentina Gorlova, Head of the Excursion and Lecture Department of the Russian Museum. During the virtual tour, viewers will see the halls of the museum, where masterpieces of Russian art of the 12th - first half of the 19th centuries are presented, learn about the features of Russian medieval art and how secular art was born in Russia, get acquainted with the works of the first Russian artists [...]

26 04, 2023

Museum Day. Sightseeing online tour of the Slovo Museum, VDNKh

2023-04-27T10:42:42+02:00April 26th, 2023|Categories: , , |Tags: , , |

To the Day of Slavic Literature and Culture Language: Russian/English During a tour of the exhibition at the Slovo Museum, visitors will learn about the main milestones in the history of writing in Russia. Visitors will learn about the first alphabets: Cyrillic and Glagolitic, and get acquainted with the oldest literary works that have survived to the present day. During the excursion you will see the first handwritten books, wax tablets, and birch-bark manuscripts, and you will also learn how monks worked by hand to produce manuscripts. You will be able to look into the printing house, look at books [...]

21 04, 2023

Photo exhibition “Traditional Cultures of the Peoples of Southern Russia”

2023-04-24T16:23:36+02:00April 21st, 2023|Categories: |Tags: |

From May 03, 2023, the photo exhibition "Traditional Cultures of the Peoples of the South of Russia" will open at the external stands of the Russian House in Brussels. The exposition presents photographic materials about the Republic of Dagestan, the Republic of Kalmykia, the Krasnodar Territory, the Astrakhan Region and other regions of southern Russia. The southern regions of Russia are a real pearl of our country and represent a unique fusion of cultures and traditions. Careful preservation of this heritage is one of the main tasks for us. The presented photographs testify to the free and full-fledged religious and [...]

19 04, 2023

VDHN Aerospace and aviation center online tour

2023-04-24T10:11:21+02:00April 19th, 2023|Categories: Exhibitions, Russian House News|Tags: , , |

On April 19th, 2023, Russian House Brussels and VDNH Aerospace and aviation center celebrated Museum day by an online guided tour at the biggest, the most modern and interactive space museum in Russia – long and long years of Soviet and Russian aviation and cosmonautics history come to life here. The spectators saw what millions of people had created to make their common dream of conquering sky and space come true. Tour participants walked “Space Boulevard” and learned about space missions, unique Russian engineering designs and cosmonauts’ life in orbit, looked inside “Mir” space station and found [...]

9 04, 2023

Exhibition project “The Age of Light”

2023-04-14T16:34:23+02:00April 9th, 2023|Categories: Exhibitions, Russian House News|Tags: |

On April 9, an exhibition project by costume designer Alexandra Samarova and photographer Ekaterina Troshina finished its work at the Russian House in Brussels. The 18th century heralded the Age of Enlightenment. The time when mind and reason shone through lives, being the guiding light to cognition and knowledge about human beings, within and beyond. The enlightenment of the XXIst century, in turn, requires tuning of hearts, through which one may hope to channel inner radiance. Being witnesses to the present world transformation, we can clearly see that the reliable time of planning and aspirations has become unstable and worrying. [...]

9 04, 2023

Exhibition of the Belgian artist Valt d’Akvavilla “Tribute to a woman”

2023-04-14T16:07:44+02:00April 9th, 2023|Categories: Exhibitions|Tags: |

The exhibition of the Belgian artist Valt d'Acquavilla from Antwerp, which was exhibited from March 9 to April 9, 2023 and was dedicated to the beautiful half of humanity - a woman, has finished its work at the Russian House in Brussels. In paintings and watercolors, where there are different symbols on the same topic, the woman always plays the main role. As a symbolist artist, he is inspired by ancient civilizations and the psychology of Z. Freud and K. Jung. Inspired by Russian literature, the artist painted Polina from the novel The Gambler by Dostoevsky, [...]

6 04, 2023

Tablet exhibition “Sergei Rachmaninov: “I am a Russian composer””

2023-04-24T16:25:35+02:00April 6th, 2023|Categories: |Tags: , |

To the 150th anniversary of Sergei Rachmaninoff Language: French On April 27, the Russian House in Brussels will host the opening of the exhibition "Sergei Rachmaninov: "I am a Russian composer"" dedicated to the great Russian composer, brilliant pianist and talented conductor. Free Registration The exhibition was prepared by the Russian National Museum of Music with the support of the Russian Ministry of Culture and is based on materials donated at various times by the composer's relatives and close friends to the Russian National Museum of Music. The world's largest music museum has 3.6 thousand pieces of Sergei Rachmaninoff's [...]

5 04, 2023

Photo exhibition «The Amazing Earth»

2023-04-24T16:32:20+02:00April 5th, 2023|Categories: |Tags: , |

Exhibition of photographs of the pilot-cosmonaut, Hero of the Russian Federation, Sergei Ryazansky from space To the Day of Cosmonautics The exhibition presents more than 50 photographs from both the first and second flights of the Hero of Russia, pilot-cosmonaut Sergei Ryazansky. Each picture has its own story, and all of them are united by a deep respect for the Earth and filled with endless admiration for its beauty. Landscapes reminiscent of frosty patterns on glass, winding mountain ranges and riverbeds, mosaics of farms, sparkling necklaces of cities - try to imagine that you see them through a window, from [...]

2 04, 2023

Photo exhibition “Formula of Happiness Academician Lev Landau”

2023-04-10T16:13:41+02:00April 2nd, 2023|Categories: Russian House News, Science|Tags: , |

The photo-documentary exhibition dedicated to the Day of Russian Science was held from February 20 to April 2, 2023. Lev Landau (for friends, simply Dau) is a brilliant Soviet theoretical physicist, Nobel Prize winner, one of the outstanding personalities of the 20th century. He was interested in everything - from the structure of the atomic nucleus to raising children. Landau left behind many achievements - these are multi-volume scientific works on physics, and hundreds of well-aimed aphorisms, and the famous theory of happiness. The exhibition featured materials from the collections of:Lyubov Rostislavovna Ryndina, Olga Igorevna Landau, Tatyana Valerievna Gende-Rote, the [...]

24 03, 2023

Photo exhibition “THE SKY, THE COSMOS, THE MAN (myths, legends and reality)”

2023-04-24T16:37:51+02:00March 24th, 2023|Categories: |Tags: , |

To the day of cosmonautics Engravings from the XVI-XX centuries  From the private collection of V. Belikov       What is impossible today       Will become possible tomorrow E. Tsiolkovsky Since ancient times, the inhabitants of the Earth have been looking for answers to their questions. They wondered how our planet is organised. And as they were looking up at the sky above their heads, they wondered what was beyond that blue dome filled with dots of light. The dream of leaving the Earth, the dream of flying and the desire to soar through the air like a bird have never [...]

22 03, 2023

Online tour «The Russian Museum is the first state museum of national art in Russia»

2023-03-24T12:11:22+01:00March 22nd, 2023|Categories: Exhibitions, Meet Russia, Russian House News|Tags: , |

The State Russian Museum, together with the Russian House in Brussels, continues a series of online meetings dedicated to introducing foreign audiences to the history, collection and expositions of the State Russian Museum. The meetings in 2023 are dedicated to the 125th anniversary of the opening of the Russian Museum for visitors. On March 22 the first online tour dedicated to the history of the creation of the Russian Museum of Emperor Alexander III took place, which was conducted by the leading specialist of the «Virtual Russian Museum» department, Maria Rudenskaya. Video recordings of the online tour in French: [...]

17 03, 2023

Excursion-finishing of the exhibition “Russia and the West. 500 years” with Doctor of History Vladimir Ronin

2023-03-24T15:10:17+01:00March 17th, 2023|Categories: Exhibitions, History & Memory, Russian House News|Tags: |

On March 17, the exhibition "In Fraternitate et Caritate" finished its work at the Russian House in Brussels. Russia and the West 500 years ago”, dedicated to the 500th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and the Holy Roman Empire. A tour of the exhibition was conducted by Vladimir Ronin, Doctor of History, Master of Slavic Studies, currently teaching at the KU Leuven (Antwerp campus). Author of numerous publications – works on the history of Central Europe in the Middle Ages, as well as on Russian-Belgian relations over the past two centuries. Since 1522, the Grand Prince [...]

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