Hermitage – The Power of Art
May 26, 2021 - June 1, 2021
Presented by Virtual Events @theBarclay
A spectacular documentary event tours through St. Petersburg’s State Hermitage Museum, a wonderful complex of buildings with the largest collection of paintings in the world, to retrace two and a half centuries. Audiences pass through the magnificent interiors that provided a meeting point for foreign artists, architects and intellectuals, creating connections through art and culture.
The history of the museum is marked by the acquisitions of the enlightened Empress Catherine II, whose personality has continued to fascinate art historians and critics over the centuries. Toni Servillo leads us on this journey through the Hermitage and the magnificent city of St. Petersburg with its waterfront, statues, canals, and bridges that form a symbolic cultural and visual element between places and distant civilizations.
Over 2 dozen choices of dates/times for viewing
Runtime Time: 90 minutes
This is a livestream. Just like a live show, you can only watch it on the date and time it takes place.