Lowy Institute at NGV Russia: from Art to Politics

Catherine the Great’s passion for collecting stemmed from her belief in the civilising power of art. Her acquisitions opened up Russia to new ideas and social morays during her rule from 1762–1796.

Art Exhibition previously on at NGV International in Victoria, Australia.
From Tuesday 20 October 2015 to Tuesday 20 October 2015

Lowy Institute at NGV	
Russia: from Art to Politics image

Published by National Gallery of Victoria - International on Monday 12 October 2015.
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Join the Lowy Institute at the NGV for a viewing of Masterpieces from the Hermitage: The Legacy of Catherine the Great followed by a conversation about modern-day Russia, from art to politics, with exhibition curator Dr Ted Gott, Lowy Institute Nonresident Fellow Matthew Sussex and moderator Amanda Smith from ABC Radio National.