THE JOY OF LIFE: EXHIBITION OF WORKS BY THE PEOPLE'S ARTIST OF RUSSIA ZURAB TSERETELI IN VORONEZH
Dates: April 14 – May 28, 2023
Venue: Ivan Kramskoy Voronezh Regional Art Museum (18 Revolution Avenue, Voronezh)
Ivan Kramskoy Voronezh Regional Art Museum presents a solo exhibition of the People’s Artist of the USSR and Russia, President of the Russian Academy of Arts Zurab Tsereteli featuring the master’s 56 works: 33 canvases, 21 3D enamels and 2 sculptures.
It is hard to overestimate the contribution of Zurab Tsereteli to not only Russian, but also world culture as a whole. His art unites various generations and countries, the number of works created by the world renowned artist and sculptor is enough for several creative lives. Tsereteli’s monuments are located in Russia, U.S.A, Great Britain, Uruguay, Greece, Israel, France, Italy, Spain, Serbia, Georgia and others. He is a holder of traditions of various peoples and times.
In Zurab Tsereteli’s works the color and images are symbolic, all of them express an idea of the continuity of nature and man. The colorful, full of vitality and sometimes ironic pictures-novels as if immerse the viewer in the boundless expanses of the unique artistic dimension. The master is in tune with modernity even when he turns to eternal, classical themes. His works contain everything that a human needs – the extraordinary, all-conquering power of life.