The Museum of Ukrainian art in the Dnieper opened an exhibition of engravings “the Mystical and the real” legendary German Renaissance artist Albrecht dürer. This is stated in the message on the official website of the Dnieper the city Council.
It is reported that the exhibition of 57 original prints previously exhibited in the Kharkiv art Museum, and the negotiations on the transport of works in the Dnieper lasted a whole year.
“This is a unique event for the city. Overall this exhibition not away, and eventually managed to bring her into the Dnieper,” – said the Deputy mayor of the Dnieper Alexander Sikolenko during the opening.
“Here are the printed original works of Albrecht dürer. 80% of this exhibition is the works on religious subjects. 17 etchings depict scenes from the life of the blessed virgin Mary. 37 small jobs – from the life of Christ, small passion. There are also three portraits: the artist’s father and friends”, – told the chief art critic of the Museum of Ukrainian painting of Lyudmila Tverskaya.
The exposition will stay in the river from 5 October to 5 November 2017. It is noted that the event is held in the framework of the program of mayor Boris Filatov “Cultural capital”.
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