In Gallery of arts of Tsereteli will show works by French artists

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite in photosangelina at the exhibition. Archival photoIn Gallery of arts of Tsereteli will show works by French artists© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite the image Bank

More than 50 works of painting, graphics, sculpture, visitors will see the exhibition «Salon of French artists in Moscow» held in the «Gallery of arts of Zurab Tsereteli» from June 24 to July 23, the press service of the project.

In February 2017 the delegation of the Russian Academy of arts (RAA) at the invitation of the Association of French artists presented their work at the annual international exhibition Art en Capital, which takes place in Paris from 1901 onwards in the Grand Palais. Experts of the Academy of ARTS awarded a gold medal of the Salon. Exhibition «Salon of French artists in Moscow» will be a continuation of this bilateral Russian-French cultural project.

«From June 24 to July 23, 2017 in the halls of Museum and exhibition complex «Gallery of arts of Zurab Tsereteli» with the support of Rossotrudnichestvo representative office in France and the Association «Stella art international» exhibition «Salon of French artists in Moscow». The exhibition will feature more than 50 works of painting, graphics, mosaic, sculpture, architecture and photography,» — the press-service.

The Association of French artists is a direct descendant of the show that Jean-Baptiste Colbert, to contribute actively to the promotion of the arts and Sciences, created for Louis XIV. Its modern name it received in 1881. It included such famous artists as Edouard Manet, Auguste Renoir, Auguste Rodin and many others. Annually experts Art in the Capital are invited to participate in the exhibition of more than 650 artists from all over the world. In 2017, the show was held for the 227th time.

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