The exhibition presents the best works of the participants of IX Symposium of the students of art universities of CIS countries on sculpture. All works are made under the guidance of the People’s artist of Russia Alexander Burganov, in his creative workshop. The theme of this exhibition – Portrait of a contemporary in the artist’s
Monthly Archives: August 2017
Vladimir Efimovich Tsigal is an outstanding Russian sculptor-monumentalist. He studied at the Moscow State Art Institute named after V.I. Surikov. In the spring of 1942 he volunteered for the front: he took part in military operations near Novorossiysk, in the famous Kerch landing. Vladimir Tsigal’s monumental works are placed all over Russia and in many
At the exhibition timed to September 1 – the state national holiday “Knowledge Day”, the pages of the first Russian alphabet created by the hieromonk of the Moscow Chudov Monastery Karion Istomin and artist Leonti Bunin in 1694 are presented. On each sheet of the alphabet is a capital letter and near it objects on
Start in the art is always related with the experience of copying the classics and for many people antiquity remains a memory of the school. It happens in the very beginning of creative path of every artist. For Alexander Burganov the touch of antiquity had a greater importance and it can be marked as
In the Big Court of the “Burganov House” Museum is presented Alexander Burganov’s early work the “Tower of the Third International”. It is a two-part composition depicting the worker and a portrait of Emperor Nickolay II with elements of classical architectural rotunda in the form of a crown. The composition was created by order of
This year marks the 143rd anniversary of the birth of the great Russian sculptor Sergei T. Konenkov. The “Burganov House” Museum and the museum-apartment of S.T. Konenkov on Tverskoi Boulevard have long-standing creative ties. The acquaintance of Alexander Burganov and Sergei Timofeevich took place in the 1950s. Alexander Burganov worked in the workshop of S.T.