The State Hermitage
Director's words
M. B. PIOTROVSKY
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06 March 2019
GALA BANQUET IN THE WINTER PALACE, 29 JUNE 2019, SATURDAY
Each year on the last Saturday of June the State Hermitage Museum invites Friends of the Hermitage, patrons of the arts, distinguished artists and prominent actors to attend the charitable Gala Banquet in the Winter Palace.
17 December 2018
The acquisition of Anselm Kiefer’s “Aurora”
In 2017, the masterpiece of the outstanding contemporary artist Anselm Kiefer replenished the collection of Contemporary art of the State Hermitage Museum. The work was acquired with funds from the Vladimir Potanin Foundation Grant and on the basis of income generated by the Hermitage Endowment Fund.
10 December 2018
International Day of the Friends of the Hermitage
On 8 December 2018, the General Staff building was the venue for the celebration of the International Day of the Friends of the Hermitage, to which Friends of the museum from around the world are traditionally invited.
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