Ukraine Benefit Study Morning on Tuesday 12th April 2022 at 10.30am
An introduction to the 19th
century artist Ilya Repin and the landscape paintings of Arkhip Kuindzhi, Ivan Shishkin and Isaac Levitan. All proceeds will be donated to the British Red Cross, Ukraine Crisis Appeal.
10.30-11.30am Lecture 1: Ilya Repin (1844-1930 born Chuhiv, Kharkiv province in modern day Ukraine). An introduction to this prolific and astounding realist painter, famous for his portraits and his genre and historical paintings.
12-1pm Lecture 2: An introduction to the stunning, thought provoking and awe-inspiring landscapes of Arkhip Kuindzhi (1841-1910 born in Mariopol in modern day Ukraine), Ivan Shishkin (1832-1898 born in Yelabuga, Russia), and Isaac Levitan (1860-1900 born Kibarty in modern day Lithuania ).