The International Exhibition of Calligraphy is opening today in the museum of the Academy of arts

A major part of the exhibition is devoted to historical rarities. Visitors will see ancient manuscripts of Europe and Asia, and writing utensils. Special attention is paid to the imitation of traditional cabinets of calligraphers, Moy rayon, newspaper announces.

Master-classes and educational lectures including calligraphy lessons for children and adults are also planned. The exhibition will be attended by calligraphy masters from Israel, China, Japan, Syria, and Mongolia.

The Exhibition will last until September 21st.

Source: Echo Moskvy in St Petersburg - 91.5 FM, online portal