On the evening of 25th of May, a visitor smashed the glass of the famous Ilya Repin
painting “Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan” (1885) with a metal pole, resulting in three gashes and serious damages to the canvas and original frame.
On the evening of 25th of May, a visitor smashed the glass of the famous Ilya Repin painting “Ivan the Terrible and His Son Ivan” (1885) with a metal pole, resulting in three gashes and serious damages to the canvas and original frame.
The Tretyakov Gallery has released new information regarding the recent case of vandalism the gallery experienced on the 25 of May. The 37 year old man, entered the gallery right before closing time, and slashed the protective glass of the “Ivan the Terrible and his…
The recent slashing of the priceless Ilya Repin painting “Ivan the Terrible and his son Ivan” has reignited the discussion of security in Russian museums. The last time it was brought up was in 2015 following an attack on the “Sculpture which we do not…
A sensational discovery has been made in St. Petersburg when a painting by an unknown artist was brought in for restoration. Following a thorough investigation, the specialists have attributed the work to the famous Russian artist, but who is the mysterious sitter?
The painting was…
Today, the legendary Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow is celebrating a new milestone: 125 years ago, the Gallery was officially open for the public.
Pavel Tretyakov began collecting art in the middle of 1950, however it wasn’t until six years later in 1956 when he purchased…
Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow is currently preparing a large-scale exhibition of work by the famous Russian painter Ilya Efimovich Repin (1844–1930) — arguably one of the most anticipated exhibitions of 2019.
The exposition will contain some of the artist’s best work created between 1870s —…
The staff at Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow is currently preparing for the blockbuster exhibition of famous Russian painter Ilya Efimovich Repin (1844–1930) — one of the most anticipated Russian Art events of 2019.
The exposition will present some of the artist’s best work created between…
Татьяна Юденкова, куратор ретроспективы Ильи Репина, которая откроется в Государственной Третьяковской галерее 16 марта, поговорила с TANR о художнике и о предстоящей выставке. Оригинал интервью на русском можно почитать здесь , а RA Gallery предлагает перевод для наших англоязычных читателей.
Tatyana Yudenkova, curator of…
The painting “Ivan the Terrible and his son Ivan on November 16, 1581” painted by famous Russian painter Ilya Repin was infamously damaged by a drunk vandal on May 25 of last year.
The offender grabbed one of the metal fence posts and smashed the protective…