“Fairy Tales in Lacquer” Exhibition

Presented by Russian Cultural Center Our Texas at Russian Cultural Center Our Texas, Houston TX

Oct 19 2020
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Dec 31 2020
“Fairy Tales in Lacquer” Exhibition

Russian Cultural Center – Our Texas is proud to present “Fairy Tales in Lacquer,” an exhibition of vintage Russian lacquer boxes.

The traditional origins of lacquer boxes, and the reason for their prevalence in Russian culture, lies in one of Peter the Great’s decrees in 1721, where he asked for ninety-four lacquer tiles to adorn the Monplaisir Palace in St. Petersburg.

Russian lacquer boxes feature intricately hand-drawn miniature paintings based on a variety of themes, including fairy tales, poems, country life, troikas, landscapes, battle scenes, and old art masterpieces. They get

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ADMISSION INFO

Admission is Free!

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Nov 25, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Nov 26, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Nov 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Nov 30, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 1, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 2, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 3, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 4, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 7, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 8, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 9, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 10, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 11, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 15, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 16, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 17, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 18, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 21, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 22, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 23, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 24, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 25, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 28, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 29, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 30, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 31, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm (Thu)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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  • “Fairy Tales in Lacquer” Exhibition

LOCATION

Russian Cultural Center Our Texas

2337 Bissonnet, Houston, TX 77005

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