MYSTICAL REALISM: SOLO EXHIBITION OF THE PEOPLE’S ARTIST OF RUSSIA ZURAB TSERETELI IN VLADIMIR
Dates: July 1 – August 21, 2022
Venue: The “Chambers” Museum Center of Vladimir and Suzdal Museum-Researve (58/8 Bolshaya Moskovskaya street, Vladimir)
The State Vladimir-Suzdal Museum-Reserve and the Russian Academy of Arts present a solo exhibition of the People’s Artist of the USSR and Russia, Active Member of the European Academy of Arts and Sciences, Member of the French Academy of Fine Arts (France) and San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts (Spain), Chevalier of the Order of the Legion of Honor, UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador, President of the Russian Academy of Arts Zurab Tsereteli. On display are almost 40 works of the master including paintings, enamels, sculptures from the artist’s and the Museum collections.
The core of Zurab Tsereteli creativity is a Man. For the artist there are no insignificant, uninteresting topics and characters, situations and events, he sees the emotion, energy, mystery of the event. A human, his inner world and complicated spiritual life, individuality – these are the features of his special interest. Among topics of Tsereteli’s paintings are feasts and everyday life, landscapes and genre scenes resulted from trips to various countries, reminiscences of his native Georgia, portraits of friends and the near ones. The numerous still lifes complement the overall impression. Here triumphs color, light, kindness, love and abundance