Publication date: 31.05.22
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Smolenskaya GRES donated replications of paintings by Vasily Surikov to the music school in Dukhovshchina

Evgeny Inozemtsev, Director of Smolenskaya GRES, handed over the paintings to Elena Novikova, the School Master, at the official meeting dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the Dukhovshchina Children's Music School.

The canvases will decorate the walls of the music school. An exhibition of paintings by Vasily Surikov will open in June. The exposition includes fourteen replications, including four from the holdings of the Krasnoyarsk Art Museum named after V.I. Surikov, paintings of the painter’s Siberian period, and the highlight of the exposition, The Capture of the Snow Town — the anthem of Siberia.

Students of the school will be the first to see the works of the outstanding artist. Later, the exhibition will be opened for residents and guests of the town of Dukhovshchina.