Unique exhibition opens in Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus

16 May 2016

Daria Tarasova: Its theme is the 150 anniversary of the birth of the outstanding stage designer and artist, a native of Belarus, Leon Bakst. The exhibition was organized within the framework of UNESCO's memorable dates.

Among the paintings is "Anna and Jack", which depicts Anna Pavlova, one of the greatest ballerinas of the 20th century, best known as a performer of choreographic miniatures "The Dying Swan".

Prior to that, a series of paintings of the ballet art has been exhibited in the gallery of the French Vergalan and Art Gallery Monti on the island of St. Louis.