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:

Exhibition "Open Museum-2019"
05.02.2019
6th Open-Air Festival "Theatrical Parade 2018" in Moscow
05.09.2018
Dat Fest 2018 for Computer Gamers in Moscow
22.08.2018
Irish Week 2018 - All-City Festival in Moscow
07.03.2018
Exhibition "Russian History in the Mirror of Advertising" in Moscow
26.12.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

-8

search on the map
TAGS:
Archeology  Russia adventure tours  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Krasnodar Territory  Hermogenes of Moscow  Moscow  technology  Yevgeny Leonov  Russian air carriers  Unusual Monuments  El Lissitzky  Vostok Energy  Moscow Design Week  Russian Premier League  Vyacheslav Lebedev  corruption  Russian Literature  Russian tourism  Elections  Installations  North Caucasus  Yuri Gagarin  Architecture Monuments  #S7selfie  Stereoleto  Volgograd Region  Resources  Stone-carving  Russian business  Sochi tours  Smoking in Russia  St. Petersburg  Russian opposition  Computers  the Internet  Russian history  Rock Music  Russian football team  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian art  Russian National Parks  Russian models  Yulia Prokhorova  Baikonur  Krasnoyarsk Museums  Turkic world  Russian Cinema  Silver Ice  Moscow events  Tourist map 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites