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Louvre to Prado: Six of the world’s oldest museums that still exist today

The National 18 May 2021
The museum’s collection soon grew to include Roman inscriptions, Medieval and Renaissance art, coins and jewels, and it eventually opened to the public in 1734 ... The State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg, Russia, came to be through the efforts of Empress Catherine the Great.
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Laser 'paintbrush' creates one-inch scale version of Vincent Van Gogh's masterpiece 'The Starry Night' on ...

The Daily Mail 26 Apr 2021
'We developed a way to use a laser to create localized color on a metallic canvas using a technique that heats the metal to the point where it evaporates,' said Vadim Veiko, a laser engineer at ITMO University in Saint Petersburg, Russia ... AI gets painting down to a fine art as ...
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Russia’s Hermitage receives official complaint over naked sculptures after suggestion kids could be ‘corrupted,’ says ...

Russia Today 08 Apr 2021
The Hermitage Museum in Russia’s Saint Petersburg has received an official complaint from a government agency suggesting that its nude sculptures may have a bad influence on children and might have to be put in an adult-only room ... This is not the first time that art in Saint Petersburg depicting nudity has come under scrutiny.
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Fabergé to sell ‘Game of Thrones’ dragon egg worth $2.2 million

New York Post 06 Apr 2021
In January, leading London-based art dealer Andre Ruzhnikov accused the Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg of displaying more than 20 “tawdry fakes” from the collection of Alexander Ivanov at a recent Fabergé exhibition.
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How Russia’s Feminist Poets Are Changing What it Means to Protest

Time Magazine 21 Dec 2020
The collective began with a writing workshop in January of that year, when Rymbu and other feminist writers, long-frustrated by being overlooked by mainstream Russian media and literature, began meeting in her kitchen at her former home in Saint Petersburg.
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How Russia's Feminist Poets Are Changing What it Means to Protest

Time 21 Dec 2020
The collective began with a writing workshop in January of that year, when Rymbu and other feminist writers, long-frustrated by being overlooked by mainstream Russian media and literature, began meeting in her kitchen at her former home in Saint Petersburg.
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A 400-Year-Old Flemish Masterpiece Spent Decades Hiding in Plain Sight

Democratic Underground 13 Dec 2020
Later iterations of the religious scene are housed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg and the Alte Pinakothek in Munich ... Created when Jordaens was just 25 years old, the newly identified work depicts the holy family with Mary’s mother, Saint Anne.
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Art museum cats get 3,000-euro inheritance

The Philadelphia Inquirer 11 Dec 2020
... celebrated cats that live in the basement of the Hermitage Museum, a world-renowned art gallery in Russia's second city Saint Petersburg.
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Long-lost Flemish masterpiece discovered in Brussels district hall

Phys Dot Org 08 Dec 2020
Jordaens used the same composition, with variations, in three other "Holy Family" paintings held by the Metropolitan Museum of New York, the Hermitage in Saint Petersburg and Munich's Alte Pinakothek, the statement said ... Saint Petersburg eyes virus lockdown amid record deaths.
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French doctor leaves legacy to Russia's Hermitage cats

Gulf News 08 Dec 2020
Saint Petersburg. A French doctor has bequeathed 3,000 euros (Dh13,342) to celebrated cats that live in the basement of the Hermitage museum, a world-renowned art gallery in Russia's second city Saint Petersburg ... Empress Elizabeth I - daughter of Saint Petersburg founder ...
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Royal milliner Philip Treacy's hat collection goes on show in Russia

Straits Times 19 Nov 2020
The 53-year-old Irishman, who counts among his clients Queen Elizabeth II, the Duchess of Cambridge and Madonna, unveiled the collection at Saint Petersburg's Erarta Museum of Contemporary Art, which celebrated its 10th anniversary this autumn.
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