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Feb 04 2013

Hermitage director gives his take on museum success

Posted by admin22 on Feb 04 2013


Mikhail Piotrovsky, director of the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg and chairman of the Council of Museums of Russia, recently sat down with the editors of Rossiyskaya Gazeta to discuss criteria for judging the effectiveness of museums, the heads of museums, and the current catastrophe in Russian-American museum relations.

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Jan 28 2013

Anastasia Khitruk finds her own string theory

Posted by admin22 on Jan 28 2013

Born in the Soviet Union, the Armenian Jewish Khitruk (now an American) traverses national and ethnic identities with fluid ease. One thing is clear, though – her femininity defines her music.

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Jan 07 2013

Help for the Hermitage

Posted by admin22 on Jan 07 2013

Steven Beschloss wrote an article for the Winter 2012 issue of Four Seasons magazine exploring how St. Petersburg maintains and expands the Hermitage Museum... "with a little help from friends."

Read the article online here or download a pdf of the article here

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