15 of July 2015 – 9 of August 2015
There are images taken by a photographer in different years. Some of the work already has a history exhibition,
the other are exhibited for the first time. Note that Gurchenkov periodically organizes photo exhibitions in one space
connecting color and black and white pictures of different genres and subjects. Such a decision is not indisputable,
but in my opinion, it opens up new possibilities of perception of the individual spectator photos.
Yury Gurchenkov, curator of the exhibition
Photoexhibition of Yury Gurchenkov
Yury Gurhenkov was born in Leningrad in 1952. Yury as a student of Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University
(LETI) participated in exhibitions. Later, he graduated from All-Russian State University of Cinematography
(VGIK) name of S.A. Gerasimov in specialty «literary work». Afterwards he worked as screen play writer, director
and anchorman on Leningrad and Saint-Petersburg «5 TV channel».
Nowadays, he continues to work on new video- and TV-projects, and actively takes photos in his favorite genre of
Yury Gurchenkov is the member of the Union of photographers of Russia since 2007.
The project «Art Mobilography» presents the exhibition «Mobile experience»
June 10 – July 12
Exhibition of Sana Petra, the Diploma of The 4th open international ” Best Photographer” photo award in the category “Mobilography/Nature” (2014 year).
In 2014, the exhibition PHOTO-GENIE FROM MOBILE PHONE opened a new project #artmobilografia at the photogallery Rachmaninov Garden. The visitors’ reaction on the photographs showed a high interest to the project. Now one of most active participants of the exhibition, Sana Petra, is ready to meet you with her new “Mobile experience”.
It is worth to say that the photo selection criterion remains the same, despite improvisation and the seeming simplicity of making a snapshot, “Art-mobilography: from a beautiful picture to the masterpiece.
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The exhibition «Don Juan list of Pushkin» in Art-Hotel «Rachmaninov»
June 6 – July 16 2015
Exhibition «Don Juan list of Pushkin»
The project was prepared specially for the 6th of June – Birthday of Pushkin A.S., the great Russian writer.
All works show the artist’s interpretation of the famous portraits of Pushkin’s beloved women.
The name of the exhibition originates from the title of book «Don Juan list of Pushkin» Guber P.K. (1923)
All drawings are made in a quick grotesque manner and reflect the unique traits of women’s characters.
The artist is going to continue his work on this theme in the future.
“Maitres and Pupils” – a new project in the day of birth of Rachmaninov!
April 2, in the day of birth of the great Russian composer and the man of the World Sergey Vasilyevich Rachmaninov, the Art-Holding “Rachmaninov” starts the new project “MAITRES and PUPILS“.
The goal of the project is to make the energetic start-up for the talanted young people from all over the Russia.
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Absolutely consequence by Alex KOM
Alex Kom, a photographer from Saint-Petersburg, determines the attitude to photography as a way of realization of his existence.
The young author is in search of his creative style and it is deliberately emphasized by the variety of thematic and genre selection of photos. However, unites presented works by the author’s ability to see graphics rhythm of life and the composition adjusted to present it to the audience. In the works of Alex Kom noticeable shaped component and it is further in-depth comprehension of the nature of the photographic art, it can lead the author to do really creative shots. The exhibition runs until the 14th of February
The vernissage was attended by the honored guest Lyudmila Skaftymova, the Director of the Saint-Petersburg branch of International Rachmaninov Foundation . She expressed gratitude to the organizers and mentioned that this exhibition is the union of two inseparable muses: music of Rachmaninov and creativity of artists .
Perhaps the most significant event in the cultural life of St. Petersburg , in April was the anniversary of Rachmaninov week. Special attention aficionados of great composer, has attracted a joint project of the St. Petersburg Capel and Art-holding “Rachmaninov”.
Novgorod has always been a special place in his life. We travelled to this city for the first Rachmaninov conference, which brought together the researchers of composer’s life and creative work.
The descendants Rachmaninov – his great-granddaughter, with her husband and son, who bears a striking resemblance to his great great grandfather came to the conference from Costa Rica.
The vernissage on Sergei Rachmaninov’s anniversary
On the threshold of Sergei Rachmaninov’s anniversary, the State Academic Chapel of Saint-Petersburg, in conjunction with Art-holding «Rachmaninov» held an unusual art-performance. Artists Svetlana Simina and master of Russian avant-garde Gaga Kovenchuk, painted their canvases in the Royal box of Academic Chapel, listening to the performance of symphony orchestra!
Exhibition of Gafoor Mendagaliev «THE TEMPTATION AND LONELINESS»
October in the city on the Neva traditionally the most active principle of the new autumn-winter season. All creative elite is returned from the southern seas and bohemian Petersburg comes alive in interesting projects, premieres, exhibitions and opening.
Presentation of the museum-homestead Rachmaninov “Ivanivka”»
There was an exhibition–presentation of the museum estate of Sergei Rachmaninov «Ivanovka» in Art-Hotel «Rachmaninov». It was great composer’s favorite place before immigration, where he had spent summer time, writing his great works .