|This two-week English-language school, based on the
famous collections of the State Hermitage museum, studied the patronage and collecting of
the Romanovs from the early XVIII to the early XX centuries. The teaching included
alternating "Days In" with lectures and workshops in the Hermitage and
"Days Out" with visits to Imperial residences in St. Petersburg and its suburbs.
course offered unprecedented access to art treasures usually not available to the public
as well as opportunities to discuss issues concerning a given collection with its museum
Additional cultural program (visits to the theaters and concert halls, etc.) was
offered at participantsí expenses.
The School was
intended for graduate students, professional art historians, museum curators, and
teachers, as well as those interested independently in the history of art.
Phone: (812) 275 51 37
Fax: (812) 275 51 39
Dr. Roman G.
Dr. Boris A. Katz, EUSP
Mrs. Elena A. Kononenko, EUSP