Published on October 26, 2007
RussiaTripWinter Break 2006MoscowSt. Petersburg: Russia Trip Winter Break 2006 Moscow St. Petersburg Slide2: With Thanks to: MALS Program -- Natalie Cole, Dir. College of Arts and Sciences Aster Inc., St. Petersburg -- Debra and Sergei, Valeria and Natalia Donation from OU Alumnus Bill Goldenberg February 24 -- March 5: February 24 -- March 5 Tamara Machmut-Jhashi Lisa Ngote -- Faculty Helen Basberg --MALS Dan Brown -- MALS Jane Hellmann -- MALS and Vince Hellmann Alysa Hunton -- MALS Monica Bowman -- AAH and Steve Black Kathleen Hill -- AAH Moscow / Москва: Moscow / Москва Monday Red Square -- St. Basil’s, Lenin’s Tomb, GUM, Resurrection Gates Ryabushinsky House -- Art nouveau (Schektel) Church of Christ the Savior Pushkin Museum Slide5: Red Square - St. Basil’s Slide6: Lisa Ngote. Red Square – GUM (department store) in background. Slide7: Lenin’s Tomb Slide8: Red Square - Kremlin in the background. Left to Right: Vince Hellman, Jane Hellman and Valeria the tour guide. Slide9: Alysa Hunton in GUM. Slide10: Church of Kazan, Red Square. Slide11: Helen Basberg, outside Resurrection Gate (Red Square). Slide12: Ryabushinsky House - Architect Fyodor Schektel. One of the great examples of Art Nouveau. Slide13: Church of Christ the Savior, 1990s. Moscow. Slide14: Tuesday / Wednesday: Tour of Kremlin: Armory & Cathedrals Mayakovsky Museum Tretiakov Gallery -- old and new Bolshoi Theater -- ballet performance of Bolt Constructivism and Shostakovich! Sergiev Posad -- Trinity Sergius Monaster Abramtsevo -- Artist’s Colony est. by Savva Mamontov, late 19th c. Overnight Train to St. Petersburg! Slide15: Kremlin Cathedral Square Church of the Annunciation. Slide16: Kremlin Gate. Slide17: Church of the Dormition, Cathedral Square. Slide18: Cathedral Square view of churches Slide19: Church of the Annunciation Slide20: Tretiakov Gallery, Moscow Architect: Vasnetsov Slide21: Mayakovsky Museum Chairs tilted - “12 Chairs” poem Slide22: Sergiev Posad, Monastery of St. Sergius (outside Moscow) Slide23: Alysa Hunton, Professor Tamara Machmut-Jhashi and Helen Basberg at St. Sergius Monastery Slide24: Church of St. Sergius, Sergius Monastery Slide25: Church at Abramtsevo. Designed by Vasnetsov. Mosaics inside by Vrubel. Slide26: Monica Bowman and Steve Black. Abramtsevo. “Baby Yaga” House. Slide27: “Bolt” program from ballet at Bolshoi Theater Saint Petersburg / Санкт Петербург: Saint Petersburg / Санкт Петербург SS. Peter and Paul Church - Fortress St. Isaac’s Cathedral Russian Museum Church of the Spilled Blood Hermitage Museum -- an entire day! incl. Gold Chambers Slide29: Smolnyi Cathedral. Rastrelli was the architect. Slide30: Hermitage / Winter Palace. View from the Neva. Slide31: SS. Peter and Paul Fortress, Church of SS. Peter and Paul Slide32: Interior of Church of SS. Peter and Paul. Slide33: Church of Spilled Blood. St. Petersburg 1880s. Slide34: “Jordan” Staircase, Hermitage. Slide35: Peter’s Throne Room, Hermitage. Slide36: Interior, Hermitage. Slide37: Hermitage. Steve Black, Kathleen Mills, Tamara Machmut-Jhashi, Alysa Hunton, Dan Brown, Monica Bowman, Helen Basberg, Jane Hellman. Slide38: Mariinskii Theater -- Opera Performance “Fairy Tale of the Tsar Sultan” Rimsky-Korsakov Tsarskoe Selo -- “Catherine’s Palace” Pavlovsk Palace Slide39: Tsarskoe Selo “Catherine’s Palace” Slide40: Tsarskoe Selo “Hall of Mirrors” Slide41: Tsarskoe Selo. One of the many sets of porcelain. БолъшоеСпасибо !: Болъшое Спасибо !