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Nov
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Opening reception for the Holiday exhibit of Russian prints in Bath, ME @ Green Lion Gallery
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

 

Alexander Vetrov colored etching, 1998, 11,8″ x12,2″

The Green Lion Gallery & From Russia With Art invite you to celebrate a Holiday season with an exhibition of etchings and other prints by some of Moscow’s leading artists.
The show will feature rare to be seen in the United States work by Stanislav Nikireyev, Alexander Vetrov, Vladimir Vorobyov, and Irina Makoveeva, well-known artists in the Russian and international art world. People’s Artist of Russia Stanislav Nikireyev (1932-2007,) a Member of Russian Academy of Art, was one of the most remarkable Masters of modern Russian Fine Arts. Beautiful autumn and winter scenes of villages and monastery towns will bring your imagination into Russian winter. The engravings of dogs, cats, birds, tigers and many other animals by I. Makoveeva are outstanding and internationally acclaimed.

The exhibition is hosted by David Morgan, an artist and owner of Green Lion Art Print Gallery. It is curated by Jerry and Olesya Koenig of Cambridge, Russian art experts, collectors and owners of From Russia With Art gallery. Works on display at the Green Lion will include etching, drypoint, aquatint, and other works that they just brought back from a recent trip to Russia.

There will be a Russian style Opening reception on Thanksgiving Friday, November 23rd from 2-5 pm, with pirozhki, bliny and pryaniki appetizers. Apple cider, white wine and more will be served!

The exhibition of rare to be seen in the United States Russian etchings is on view till March 25th. Open on Tue- Sat from 10- 5 pm, Sunday 10-4 PM.

Happy Holiday season to you, dear friends and collectors of Russian fine art!

Press release for the Bath ME Holiday exhibit of Russian prints