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Wealthy companies collect art for two reasons. Because they are responsible businessmen, investing part of superprofits in something rational, kind, eternal. And because works of art are a good investment. Over the years, cultural values go up. The collection of companies has more miscalculation than flavoring. The Louis Vuitton Foundation’s collection is generally a twentieth-century star. It is enough to simply list the names in order to understand whether it is necessary to go to the exhibition: Alberto Giacometti, Yves Klein, Gerhard Richter, Sigmar Polke, Christian Boltanski, Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Marina Abramovich, Maurizio Cattelan, Andreas Gursky. All this luxury is a response gesture of the foundation to our Pushkin Museum to them. Pushkin, who in 2016-2017 sent his best works to the exhibition “Masterpieces of new painting. Collection of Sergei Schukin ”in the Louis Vuitton Foundation (Paris). Continue reading
Together with the portal “Special Vision”, the editors of “Your leisure” continue the column in which blind critics write reviews and reviews of performances, exhibitions, concerts and cinema. The first texts were materials by Larisa Ovtsynova about the performance “Circus” directed by Maxim Didenko at the Theater of Nations and about acquaintance with choreography from classical ballet to modern dance.
This time, Larisa visited the Pushkin Museum at the exhibition “Schukin. Biography of the collection ”, which presents one of the most significant collections of works of art of European modernism, created in the late XIX – early XX centuries – the collection of philanthropist Sergei Ivanovich Schukin, as well as the collection of his brothers. Within the framework of the Accessible Museum project, specialists prepared a program for blind and visually impaired visitors: a tactile exposition operates in the museum, lectures and excursions with tiflocommentaries are held, tactile mock-ups by the works of Monet, Matisse, Degas, Picasso and Cezanne are presented. Continue reading