Monumental Sculptures of Zurab Tsereteli in Photographs: Exhibition in the Regional Department of the Russian Academy of Arts in Krasnoyarsk
02 March – 15 April 2012
Exhibition halls of the Urals, Siberia and Far East Regional
Department of the Russian Academy of Arts
197 Krasnoyarsky Rabochy street, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
The exhibition presents monumental sculptures by the People’s Artist of the USSR and Russian Federation, President of the Russian Academy of Arts Zurab Tsereteli in photographs-banners, as well as over 80 graphic works produced by the world renowned artist in recent years.
It is a rare opportunity to get acquainted with his monuments and sculptures located throughout the world: in Russia, Georgia, U.S.A, France, Italy, Spain, Japan, Israel, Uruguay, Great Britain and other countries. These are his monument “To the Struggle Against Terrorism” in Bayonne, U.S.A; “The Good Defeats Evil” monument on the north lawn of the United Nations Headquarters in New York, U.S.A; “Happiness to Children of the World” and “Prometheus” in Brockport, U.S.A; monuments to Balzac and Pope John Paul II in France; monument to Nickolai Gogol in Rome, Italy; “Birth of a New Man” in Seville, Spain and many others.
Zurab Tsereteli is not only known for his monumental works, he is also an author of mosaics, three-dimensional enamels, stained glasses, bronze high reliefs, numerous graphic sheets and canvases of various genres.