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2 July 2018

Meeting with a Delegation from the US Congress

On 2 July 2018, in the Council Hall of the State Hermitage, Mikhail Piotrovsky met with a delegation from the Congress of the United States led by Richard Shelby, Senior Senator from Alabama and Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee.

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29 June 2018

Rest area for visitors opens in the Hermitage

On 29 June 2018, a rest area for visitors opened in the Rastrelli Gallery of the Winter Palace.

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26 June 2018

Achilles the cat’s prediction for the Nigeria–Argentina match

On 26 June 2018, in the State Hermitage’s Hall of the Bosporan Kingdom, by the ancient statue of a lion, Achilles the Hermitage cat predicted the outcome of the football match between the Nigerian and Argentinian national sides.

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26 June 2018

A Scholarly Meeting in Memory of Tamara Rappe

On 21 June 2018, the State Hermitage held a scholarly meeting devoted to the memory of Tamara Vladimirovna Rappe (1948–2017), a major specialist in Western European applied art, the keeper of the Hermitage’s collection of we furniture and, for more than ten years, head of the museum’s Department of

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21 June 2018

Signing of a Collaboration Agreement between the State Hermitage and the Autonomous Region of Sardinia, the Municipality of Cagliari, the Museum Centre of Sardinia and the Fondazione di Sardegna

On 21 June 2018, a collaboration agreement was signed in the State Hermitage between the State Hermitage and the Autonomous Region of Sardinia, the Municipality of Cagliari, the Museum Centre of Sardinia and the Fondazione di Sardegna.

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20 June 2018

The Hermitage Announces a Tender Process of the Construction of the Hermitage Library at the Staraya Derevnya Restoration and Storage Centre

Demonstrating its firm intention to accomplish its plans for the development of the open storage concept at the Staraya Derevnya Restoration and Storage Centre, the State Hermitage is resuming construction of the 13-storey building of the Large Hermitage Library in a style that is not customary for

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20 June 2018

Premiere of The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish at the Hermitage Theatre

On 16 June 2018, the Hermitage Theatre was the venue for the premiere of a production of The Tale of the Fisherman and the Fish based on the well-known fairy tale by Pushkin. The joint project of the St Petersburg State Children’s Ballet Theatre and the State Academic Russian Orchestra named after V

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19 June 2018

New Open-Storage Facility for Buddhist Art

On 19 June 2018, a new open-storage facility for Buddhist art was inaugurated at the Staraya Derevnya Restoration and Storage Centre.

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18 June 2018

The exhibition “Classic Beauties: Artists, Italy, and the Aesthetic Ideals of the 18th Century” has opened at the Hermitage–Amsterdam

On 15 June 2018, the exhibition “Classic Beauties: Artists, Italy, and the Aesthetic Ideals of the 18th Century” opened at the Hermitage–Amsterdam exhibition centre.

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15 June 2018

Achilles the Cat’s Prediction for Morocco v. Iran

On 15 June 2018, in the State Hermitage’s Hall of the Bosporan Kingdom, by the ancient statue of a lion, Achilles the Hermitage cat predicted the outcome of the football match between the Moroccan and Iranian national sides.

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14 June 2018

New Datings for Finds Made by the Hermitage’s Trans-Kuban Expedition

Scientists from the Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics and Novosibirsk State University have determined the age of archaeological finds discovered in the course of the work of the State Hermitage’s Trans-Kuban Expedition beneath an overhanging rock on a stream called the Meshoko.

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13 June 2018

The General Staff building of the State Hermitage was the venue for the intellectual marathon “UNTITLED”

On 9–10 June 2018, the General Staff building became the venue for the intellectual marathon “UNTITLED”, devoted to the exhibitions “Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: Not Everyone will be Taken into the Future” and “Arte Povera. A Creative Revolution”. The marathon was the chief event of the public education

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7 June 2018

Rembrandt’s Masterpieces Make a Triumphant Return to the Hermitage

Six masterpieces painted by the great Rembrandt, including Flora, Portrait of a Scholar, Young Woman with Earrings and Old Man in Red, which were highlights of the recent exhibition “Dutch Masters from the Hermitage” in Amsterdam have made a triumphant return to the State Hermitage. The paintings ar

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7 June 2018

Old Masters from the Hermitage: Masterpieces from Botticelli to Van Dyck

On 5 June 2018, the exhibition “Old Masters from the Hermitage: Masterpieces from Botticelli to Van Dyck” was formally opened in the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.

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6 June 2018

General Meeting of the Union of Museums of Russia

On 31 May 2018, during the holding of the international festival Intermuseum 2018 in Moscow, a general meeting of the Union of Museums of Russia took place with representatives of more than 200 museums participating.

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5 June 2018

Old Masters from the Hermitage. Masterpieces from Botticelli to Van Dyck

On 5 June 2018 a press conference was held in Vienna’s Kunsthistorisches Museum devoted to the opening of the exhibition “Old Masters from the Hermitage: Masterpieces from Botticelli to Van Dyck”.

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4 June 2018

11th International Peter the Great Congress

On 1 June 2018, the 11th International Peter the Great Congress, organized by the State Hermitage in conjunction with the Dmitry Likhachev Foundation, the State Academic Capella of Saint Petersburg and a number of museums in the city, opened in the Hermitage Theatre.

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1 June 2018

Visit to the Hermitage by Shinzō Abe, Prime Minister of Japan

On 25 May 2018, Shinzō Abe, the Prime Minister of Japan, and his wife, Akie Abe, paid an official visit to the State Hermitage.

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1 June 2018

Visit to the Hermitage by President Emmanuel Macron of France

On 24 May 2018, President Emmanuel Macron of France paid a visit to the State Hermitage as part of the St Petersburg International Economic Forum.

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1 June 2018

Opening of the exhibition “Art Deco. Books from the Collection of Mark Bashmakov”

On 1 June 2018, the exhibition “Art Deco. Books from the Collection of Mark Bashmakov” opened in the State Hermitage.

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A Word from the Director

    • 28 Nov 2018

      Mikhail Piotrovsky: Investment in the Future

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    • 16 Nov 2018

      The Hermitage Director Spoke about Creative Ties with Italy

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    • 8 Nov 2018

      An Examination for the City. Piotrovsky on Bureaucracy and the Treasures of the Crimea

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The Hermitage Museum Blog

    • 3 Aug 2018

      The Hermitage at the VK Fest 2018

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    • 26 Jul 2017

      The Hermitage at the VK Fest

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    • 20 Nov 2017

      Speech made by Riyad Haddad, Ambassador of the Syrian Arab Republic to the Russian Federation

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