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.
November 2018
13 November 2018
Hermitage Friends view the exhibition “Robert Walpole and His Collection”
Hermitage Friends view the exhibition “Robert Walpole and His Collection”
October 2018
15 October 2018
Hermitage Days in Yekaterinburg. The “Preserving Cultural Heritage Together” programme: master class on the restoration and conservation of tempera painting
Hermitage Days in Yekaterinburg. The “Preserving Cultural Heritage Together” programme: master class on the restoration and conservation of tempera painting
11 October 2018
The exhibition “Imperial Capitals: Saint Petersburg – Vienna. Masterpieces of Museum Collections” is open to the public
On 5 October 2018, the exhibition “Imperial Capitals: Saint Petersburg – Vienna. Masterpieces of Museum Collections” began running in the Twelve-Column Hall of the New Hermitage.
10 October 2018
Presentation of Francesco Melzi’s painting Flora after the completion of restoration
On 29 September 2018, a presentation of Francesco Melzi’s painting Flora after the completion of restoration was held in the Large Italian Skylight Hall of the New Hermitage for representatives and guests of the Deloitte company.
September 2018
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