Vladimir Putin visits the exhibition PDF Print E-mail

Prime Minister of Russia Vladimir Putin visited Petr Konchalovsky exhibition on November, 17th invited by the Foundation’s board – film directors Andrei Konchalovsky and Nikita Mikhalkov. The prime minister was shown around the exhibition also by Tretyakov Gallery director Irina Lebedeva and Alexander Konov, director of the Petr Konchalovsky Foundation.

Putin especially liked the paintings “Floor Polisher” (1946), “Family Portrait” (1917) and “Belkino. Birch Trees” (1907). He said about the latter: “A beautiful painting. You actually become immersed in it”.

The pictures from the event are avaliable here.