Congratulations, Dr. Borkhardt!

Congratulations, Dr. Borkhardt!

The Russian Art & Culture Group would like to congratulate Sebastian Borkhardt for the publication of his PhD thesis on Wassily Kandinsky! In „Der Russe Kandinsky“. Zur Bedeutung der russischen Herkunft Vasilij Kandinskijs für seine Rezeption in Deutschland,...

Forthcoming Talk on Russian Art (Feb. 8th)

Forthcoming Talk on Russian Art (Feb. 8th)

The Russian Art & Culture Group would like to draw your attention to a forthcoming virtual talk on Russian art.   Margaret Samu (The New School’s Parsons School of Design) is presenting her work on Painters, the Art Market, and Images of Female Beauty in...

Congratulations, Dr. Malycheva!

Congratulations, Dr. Malycheva!

The Russian Art & Culture Group would like to congratulate Tanja Malycheva for the publication of her PhD thesis on Valentin Serov! In Valentin Serov: Bildfindungsprozesse des russischen Künstlers im gesamteuropäischen Kontext [Valentin Serov: Image Genesis...

Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings

What an unexpected year! When 2020 started, I am sure, everybody was in their usual bustle: doing research, writing papers, planning conference trips. Some our plans for the year, I dare say most, did not came to pass – at least not the way we imagined them. Our own...

Thank You for a Wonderful Workshop!

Thank You for a Wonderful Workshop!

Our eighth graduate workshop on The Problem of Religious Art in Modernity. Uses and Abuses of the Icon in Russia and first online event was a great success! We heard of intriguing research and engaged in vivid discussions thanks to our wonderful speakers, our...

Digital Workshop Starting Today!

Digital Workshop Starting Today!

Time is ticking until our eighth graduate workshop on The Problem of Religious Art in Modernity. Uses and Abuses of the Icon in Russia and first online event will start on Zoom! Our colleagues of the “Eurasia in Global Dialogue” Program at the Institute for Human...