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 III International art-forum «Winter unsleepiness»
From the 7th till 12th of December the III International art-forum “Winter unsleepiness” organized by the Art-holding “Rachmaninov” will be held.
This time painters from different countries will be met in the new conceprual hotel “Art-kommunalka” built up by Ivan Kurenbin, the young architector and desighner, graduate of the St. Petersburg State Art and Industry Academy.
The hotel for creative people “Art-Kommunalka” at 3/54 Malaya Sadovaya street offers the immersion into the atmosphere of the communal apartment of earlier years when “kvartirniki” and gatherings at the kitchen till the deepest night were so popular.
In October the photo exhibition "Shalom Israel" was opened in gallery space of art-hotel "Rachmaninov". This spring journalists of Internet TV channel ARTWAY.TV were invited by the Ministry of Tourism of Israel's to a press tour in this country.
Solo concert by Alexander Andreev in Art Hotel “Rachmaninov”
Piano solo concert by Alexander Andreev will be November 25
Alexander Andreev is a young pianist from St. Petersburg and winner of international competitions. He will play on November 25 in the art-hotel "Rachmaninov".
Alexander is rising star and a talented musician. He is young but already managed to prove heself as a gifted pianist with a great future. Now he is a student of the 3th course f Rimsky-Korsakov College of Music and actively participates in the musical life of St. Petersburg.
Charity clowns’s tour: Patch Adams and his friends in the art-hotel “Rachmaninov”
Every year successful and caring people of different professions from many countries transform to clowns and go on a trip to the hospitals and boarding schools of St. Petersburg, where they give joy to the Russian children! And these awesome people every year live in our art-hotel and we love them very much!
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 .