In 1922 the research officer of the Ethnographic Department of the Russian Museum D.A. Zolotarev undertook the one of the most notable integrated ethnographic expeditions of that time. The aim of the expedition was to continue work that had started in Tver Governorate in 1921.
In May 17-21 the Russian Museum of Ethnography will host temporal exhibition “The Way of Flower” dedicated to 90th anniversary of the ikebana school “Sōgetsu-ryū” the 118th birth anniversary of Sōfu Teshigahara, the great Japanese artist, philosopher and experimenter. The specialist in flower design of the school-studio “Petersburg Style” which is run by ceramic artist K.A, Petrova and the students of the school “Sōgetsu” from the city of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk will present their works.
Victory day in the Russian Museum of Ethnography on the 9 of May, 2017 from 13:00 till 21:00, ticket office till 20:00
During the holidays museum will work according to this shedule:
closed 30 of April, 1 of May and 8 of May
9 of May museum works from 13:00 till 21:00, ticket office till 20:00
from 2 of May till 7 of May museum works as usual
Photo exhibition based on the expedition materials of the Russian Museum of Ethnography in 2015.