(Press release sent out by Cultural Connections on behalf of UC RUSAL.)
THE UNDISCOVERED CULTURAL TREASURES OF RUSSIA
COME TO LIFE THROUGH
“DIGITAL DREAMS OF RUSSIA” EXHIBITION
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An art meets technology event debuts in Hong Kong on 27 June 2015
Hong Kong, 26 June 2015 – UC RUSAL (SEHK: 486, Euronext: RUSAL/RUAL, Moscow Exchange: RUAL/RUALR), as part of its ongoing mission to build an enduring friendship with and cultural bridge to the people of Hong Kong, brings fifteen masterpieces from the State Tretyakov Gallery to Hong Kong. For the very first time the paintings from Russia’s major state museum will be presented “alive” at “Digital Dreams of Russia”, a visual art exhibition. The exhibition of Russian fine art will be held from 27 June–5 July 2015 in The Qube, PMQ in Central. The exhibition will be open to the general public free of charge.
Fifteen of the most revered masterpieces from the 19th and 20th century have been thoughtfully selected for the “Digital Dreams of Russia” according to the themes of Nature, Countryside Labour, Industry Megapolis and Myths to represent various aspects of Russian life throughout the ages and will be showcased through cutting edge multimedia audio-visual animation and sound specifically created for this exhibition. The exhibition tells a story of Russia and its diverse nature and people, its long and rich history and traditions, its economic development, and fascinating mythology.
“Digital Dreams of Russia”
Period: 27 June 2015 (Sat) to 5 July 2015 (Sun)
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Sun–Thu)
11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Fri & Sat)
Venue: The Qube, PMQ – 35 Aberdeen Street, Central
Selected Images from the Exhibition
More high-res images from the exhibition: https://goo.gl/drNoka