For most of us the Arctic is an enigmatic “ice corner” of our planet with numerous shining white icebergs and ice covered seas, endless polar days and nights; it is the land of unlimited domain of the cold and the source of constant challenges to man, the place of self-sacrifices and achievements. It’s here, on the territory of extreme natural, cultural and value contrasts, where the hidden potential of culture, its flexibility and endurance emerge allowing man not only survive in hardly suitable for life environment, but make the Arctic a part of his cultural space.
From December 25 to December 29, 2016 the Russian museum of Ethnography invites visitors to the 15th International Festival “Christmas Mystery.”
ON DECMBER 1-3, 2016 MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED IN VIEW OF THE 5TH ST. PETERSBURG CULTURAL FORUM.
The exhibition from the Museum of Fine Arts (Arkhangelsk) and the Funds of State Academic Northern Russian Folk Chorus was opened on the 11th of November, 2016 in the Russian Museum of Ethnography.