“The Reverse Side” by Alexander Sukhin

I visited this exhibition in early October, even before my vacation in Turkey. For understandable professional and everyday reasons that always arise before a vacation, no matter how you prepare for it, it was not possible to write and publish this post on Alexander Sukhin’s exhibition “The Other Side” on time. At first I was worried and sad, but now I’m even glad – the ...

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Stephan Polejaev’s Photography exhibition “The Ark”

The Ark is the place of salvation of the soul of a living creature, its tranquility and peace. It’s zen. For each of us this place would be different, but for Stepan Polezhaev, an actor of the Arkhangelsk Youth Theater and many-sided talented person, this is Savinsky village in the Arkhangelsk Region. A place where time has stopped and at the same time flows like ...

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Hamlet

Last weekend, at the Arkhangelsk Drama Theater, we had the premiere of a new play by Andrei Timoshenko — “Hamlet”, which opened the 87th theater season. At a press conference on the occasion of the opening of the season, the theater’s chief director Andrei Timoshenko noted that “any production of Hamlet in any city, in any country entails a series of scandals, admiration, rejection, debate ...

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Myth. Interpretation

Mark Nikitin is young, and I would even say a adolescent Arkhangelsk artist, although he is only a couple of years younger than me.  This Sunday at the library named after N.A. Dobrolyubov, he presented his second exhibition, but it was the first professional one. The first was held at the NArFU Intellectual Center from October 2018 to February 2019 – his pastel student drawings ...

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