“Discovery of Holy Beauty”
The unique exhibition of icons and altar paintings – “Discovery of Holy Beauty” – will be opened on 23 March, 2011. The 10 art works of the distempering and oil painting of the 17th–19th cc., rescued from obscurity by exerting the creative efforts of the restorers of the National Art Museum of the Republic of Belarus: Arkady Shpunt, Sergey Shatilo, Svetlana Dikut, Svetlana Alishevich, Svetlana Ishmaeva, Ella Pashkina, and Dmitry Karlionov – will be exposed at the exhibition. These art works, being considered as tremendous artistic as well as historical relics, have ever been exposed before. Their displaying at the exhibition accompanied by their incorporation into the scientific practice is deemed to be a notable contribution towards the overall notions and ideas of the development of the Ancient Belarusian Art.
The Exhibition will be working from 23 March till 22 May, 2011. more