Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russian Avant-Garde from Norway Moscow Exhibition of Xan and Julia Krohn
4.02.2019 10:40
Russian Avant-Garde from Norway  Moscow Exhibition of Xan and Julia Krohn

Xan Krohn was a famous Norwegian painter who happened to be a significant figure of the Russian avant-garde movement in the early 20th century. 


      
His biography is inseparable from the history of the Russian avant-garde. Xan Krohn was acquainted with Aristarkh Lentulov, Wassily Kandinsky, Kazimir Malevich, and Aleksandra Exter, and exhibited jointly with the members of the World of Art and the Jack of Diamonds art groups.

      
The Mikhailov Gallery in Kutuzov Avenue is holding an art exhibition of Xan Krohn (1882-1959), a Norwegian painter who stayed in Russia for 12 years and lived and breathed the Russian avant-garde art from the beginning of the 20th century. 

      
The appearance of Xan Krohn on the art stage coincided with the birth of Norwegian modernism. He was the only Norwegian artist of his generation, trained in the Imperial Academy of Arts. Having had to leave Petersburg in 1906, Xan Krohn went to Munich, where he met Wassily Kandinsky.

      
The artist took part in the exhibitions of the Russian avant-garde art groups The World of Art and The Jack of Diamonds, in 1909 and 1912, respectively.

      
Where: The Mikhailov Gallery at the address 2/1, Kutuzovsky Avenue.

      
When: from January 23, 2019, to February 20, 2019. 

      

Book tickets to the Tretyakov Gallery


      
 

      
 



Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Exhibitions in Moscow Art Exhibitions Russian Avant-Garde   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Andrei Rublev Museum Presents the Images of Fire in Christian Art
08.02.2019
Over 10 Million People Took Part in the Immortal Regiment March in Russia
12.05.2019
VR Arena Another World in Moscow
28.03.2019
Russian Avant-Garde from Norway Moscow Exhibition of Xan and Julia Krohn
04.02.2019
Jubilee Christmas Gift Fair in the Central House of Artist
09.12.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
pharmaceuticals in Russia  BP  Russian Avant-Garde  Ryazan  Sheremetyevo  Kostroma  Russian Composers  travel to Russia  white nights   renewable energy  school  Nikita Mikhalkov  corruption in Russia  Starocherkasskaya stanitsa  Russia Orthodox Church  Leonid Bronevoy  Moscow  Russian opposition activists  Gunvor  Mosque  Central House of Artist  Chelyabinsk Region  the Crimea  Exhibitions in Moscow  Tretyakov Gallery  Opposition  high technologies  Vadim Kozin  Russian Cinema  Mikael Tariverdiev  Dmitry Likhachov  APEC  Festivals in Moscow  Russian theatres  Spartak Moscow  tourism  animation  Russian tourism  Classical Music  Russian Fairy Tales  Bashneft  St. Petersburg  Russian business  CIS  Crimean Tatars  elections in Russia  Red Book  Russian regions  Nikolay Nekrasov  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites