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Soviet-Era Art Opening Reception At Tweed
Join us at the Tweed Museum of Art for the opening reception of "Art in Conflict: An Exhibition by The Museum of Russian Art" (TMORA), Thursday, October 10, 2019, 6-8 pm. Art, Hors d'Oeuvres, Music. Free and open to the public.
The event will feature Dr. Maria (Masha) Zavialova, Curator, and Mark Meister, Director, both from TMORA, with introductions by Dr. Karissa White, Curator at Tweed, and remarks by Dr. Robert Kase, Dean of the UMD School of Fine Arts. Russian piano music by Dr. Asami Hagiwara, Assistant Professor of Piano in the UMD School of Fine Arts.
"Art in Conflict" is a new exhibition of 34 Soviet-era paintings, posters, and other works of art drawn exclusively from the permanent collection of The Museum of Russian Art. The exhibition is a display that creates dialogues between nonconformist and state-sanctioned art during the final Soviet decades, from Stalin's death in 1953 to the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991.
For more information about the exhibition follow the URL to Tweed's website.