"MASQUERADE AT PUSHKIN'S MUSEUM" EXHIBITION OPENING CEREMONY

On the17th of May the Pushkin Memorial Museum hosted the party devoted to the opening of Olina Ventsel's dolls exhibition from collection of Gallery of Anastasia Chizhova held under the patronage of Russian International Center of Cultural and Scientific Cooperation under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

The owner of the gallery Anastasia Chizhova, State Pushkin's Museum director Evgeny Bogatyrev, the author and executor of the exposition Alexandr Konov, and dolls creator Olina Dmitrievna Ventsel welcomed the guests. The party was conducted by Aristarkh Livanov.

The Head of Russian International Center of Cultural and Scientific Cooperation under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Eleonora Mitrofanova, Vice-minister of Culture of the Russian Federation Andrey Busygin, Vice-president of Alfa-Bank Alexandr Gafin, composer and singer Dmirty Malikov, actors Evgeny Steblov, Alena Yakovleva, Elena Tsyplakova, TV announcer Masha Shakhova, producer Evgeny Matetsky and many other honored figures of Russian culture attended the exhibition to adore Olina Ventsel's works.

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Artist Olina Ventsel
Head of Russian International Center Eleonora Mitrofanova
Owner of the gallery Anastasia Chizhova
Red ribbon cutting (Anastasia Chizhova, Evgeny Bogatyrev)
Awaiting admiration (exposition fragment)
Olina Ventsel and A.S. Pushkin (exposition onset)