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ICOC St. Petersburg tour

ICOC post conference tour to St. Peterburg took place 20-23 June 2011.
The tour included visits to several museums and among them the Kunstkamera, the Russian Ethnographic Museum (REM), the State Hermitage Museum and as a special organised event the carpet storage of REM… read more

The Road to Byzantium: Luxury Arts of Antiquity – Byzantine textiles

This major exhibition is an extraordinary collection of classical Greek, Roman and Byzantine luxury artworks from The State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg. The exhibition include finely decorated silver and gold, Athenian red-figure vases, exquisite cameos and Byzantine textiles. The exhibition will be on view at the Hermitage Rooms, Somerset … read more