Russian Etchings presentation at MA-MAtryoshka Festival on Mother’s Day in Clinton
Please join us in celebrating Mother’s Day in Clinton, MA at the First Russian MA-MAtryoshka Festival. Doors of Clinton Town Hall will be open for guests and participants from noon- 5 PM. It will take place on Sunday May 8th at 242 Church Street, Clinton, MA, 01510. There will be a free same-day admission with the festival ticket to the Museum of Russian Icons.
Please refer to Poster and Festival Facebook page www.facebook.com/MA.MAtryoshka.Festival for more family-friendly activities and participants.
The exhibition & sale of fabulous Russian etchings, dry points and aquatints by Russian artists:
Stanislav Nikireyev ( 1932-2007)
Will take place at the Matryoshka Festival.
Olesya Koenig, the curator of the exhibit and the Vice-Chair of the Festival, will make a Russian etching presentation, from 2 30- 3 PM. She will talk about techniques of etching, dry point, aquatint and mezzo-tinto and what instruments and materials being used to produce incredibly detailed and delicately colored images. PowerPoint presentation will feature works by Honored artists of Russia Alexander Vetrov and Irena Makoveeva that are exclusively represented by From Russia with Art Gallery in the United States.
Artworks will be available for sale from noon- 5 PM.
The Festival is organized in cooperation with Russian-American Cultural Center of Boston and Russian Matryoshka Club and supported by Massachusetts Cultural Council.
Thank you very much!