Portrait Art

Date: 16 May 2013 – 31 August 2013

Museum: Museum Of Fine Arts

Georgian National Museum Shalva Amiranashvili Museum of Fine Arts presents exhibition "Portrait Art of 17th-20th centuries" from the collection of Georgian National Museum on May 16, 2013, at 5 pm.

The origin of portrait genre in the culture of painting is connected with the Renaissance period. This genre of painting express not only visual, but emotional state, feelings and thoughts of human beings. The portraits created at different stages of development of arts, are characterized by features of artistic style and outlook of the period.

"Poertrait Art"  represents samples of easel painting of the different countries, time and style, causes considerable interest and reflects features of development of the portrait genre.

The exhibition halls of Shalva Amiranashvili Museum of Fine Arts hosts an interesting pictorial works of Georgian and European artist of the 17th-20th centuries: N. Pirosmanashvili, G. Gabashvili, L. Gudiashvili, Sh. Kikodze, K. Maghalashvili. V. Sidamon-Eristavi, S. Kobuladze, V. Shukhaev, T. Rokotov. D.G. Levitsky, I. E. Repin, S. Serov, K.E. Makovsky, S.A. Sorin, I. Grabar etc.  

The exhibition is being held in the framework of special week dedicated to the International Museum Day.

Address: Shalva Amiranashvili Museum of Fine Art, 1 Gudiashvili Street