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Works by Kazemir Malevich will be exhibited at the Tate Modern in London

Highlights of the UK-Russia Year of Culture unveiled in London

Dec 28th, 2013 | By

    2014 is the official UK-Russian Year of cultural exchange, an initiative signed by William Hague and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in March 2013.  Despite some diplomatic tensions over the last few years over 500,000 Russians have made England their home citing reasons such as safety, good schools, mild climate and sea air.
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Victor Popkov self-portrait.

UK Popkov exhibition will also be now shown in Venice in 2014, the UK-Russia Year of Culture

Nov 25th, 2013 | By

2014 has been declared the UK-Russia year of Culture in a joint statement signed in March 2013 by Foreign Secretary William Hague and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.  Exhibitions will include Russian Avant-Garde at the V&A, Malevich at the Tate Modern and Victor Popkov at Somerset House.  The Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra will perform at Cadogan Hall,
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