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Let every breath praise the Lord

Exhibition September 8 − October 2, 2022
The International Association of Artists, descendants of noble families, in cooperation with the St. Petersburg Union of Artists is holding a jubilee exhibition "Let Every Breath Praise the Lord" in the Great Hall of the Union, dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Association, as well as a presentation of the album of the project.

The purpose of the project is a brief story about the 20-year activity of the organization. The exhibition includes both full members of the Association and invited masters of fine arts.

The uniqueness of this exhibition is in the unification in one exhibition space of artists of the traditional academic school and followers of the artistic avant-garde.

The founders of the project of the International Association of Artists Descendants of Noble Families were an initiative group of professional artists of noble descent, who set themselves the task to collect and present all the best that exists in contemporary visual art. Over the years, the Association has held more than 15 successful exhibitions in Russia and abroad and published three albums: "10 Years of Association", "100 years of great unrest", "Let every breath give praise to the Lord" - on the 20th anniversary of the Association.

Among the members of the Association are such significant artists as Yaroslav Krestovsky and Konstantin Troitsky; Valentin Afanasyev, a representative of the Leningrad underground; artists from an old noble family, Olga Ivashintsova, Alla Ivashintsova, Dmitry Ivashintsov; a group of artists of the "St. Petersburg school of fantastic realism," Natalia Khodyacheva and Nikolai Danilevsky; sisters Lyudmila and Valeria Trubetskoy; representative of the classical Academy Ksenia Vyshpolskaya; artist Vitaly Valge and Boris Engelhardt; muralist-icon painter Vyacheslav Zavaritsky.

Among the invited artists are the outstanding master of non-conformism Gleb Bogomolov, sculptor Levon Lazarev, representatives of the Leningrad group "Eleven" Valery Vatenin and Zaven Arshakuni. The works of these masters are in the Russian Museum, Tretyakov Gallery and other famous collections. Also taking part in our exhibitions and the albums that came out with them are the People's Artist of the Russian Federation Alexei Talashchuk, Honored Artists of the Russian Federation Alexander Kondurov, Vyacheslav Mikhailov and Oleg Yakhnin, famous painter Nikolai Blokhin, academic Vasily Bratanyuk, artists Andrey Belle, Latif Kazbekov and many other masters of painting, graphic arts and sculpture of various directions.

The exhibition will be held in the Great Hall of the St. Petersburg Union of Artists from September 8 to October 2, 2022 at the address: Bolshaya Morskaya Street 38. The opening of the exhibition and presentation of the album will take place on September 8 (Thursday) at 17.00.