On November 6, the Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy gave a philanthropy tour for disabled members of Tushino district social service centre. Senior citizens often find themselves in challenging life situations but it doesn't mean they have no use for the world of art or the cultural life in Moscow.
On September 7-8 Sokolniki held an exhibition titled “The Private Museums of Russia. Talents of Russia,” which performed on a huge scale. The project author, Director of the Association of private museums of Russia, Alexey Shaburov managed to place more than a hundred private collections under one roof along with their owners, bringing them together from all across the country – from Kaliningrad to Kamchatka
“The Great Chinese Calligraphy and Painting” exhibition featured traditional Chinese musical instrument guqin
On top of talks and workshops, the “Great Chinese Calligraphy and Painting” exhibition also featured musical performances built around a traditional Chinese musical instrument, guqin. Guqin is part of the intangible cultural heritage of China, and can only be made by hand. Producing one guqin takes approximately seven years.
Alexey Shaburov, Director of Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy met with Mr. Su Shishu, Chairman of Association of Calligraphers of China, in Beijing
The delegation of the Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy led by the Museum Director, Alexey Shaburov, met with Mr. Su Shishu, Chairman of the Association of Calligraphers of China, in Beijing, to discuss the “Great Chinese Calligraphy and Painting” exhibition, which celebrates the 70th anniversary of establishing diplomatic ties between Russia and China.
On October 8, 2019, Alexey Shaburov gave a tour of the Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy to a renowned Korean scholar and calligraphy artist, Professor Kim Byung-Ki, who saw the unique examples of Slavonic, European, Hebrew, Arabic, Japanese, Chinese, and Korean writing, handmade books issued by “Rare Books from Saint Petersburg” publishing house, as well as some rare handwritten editions, including the Constitution of the Russian Federation.
Hong Kong office of social and political newspaper “China Daily” has authored a project “70 Lifetimes, 70 Years” to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the People’s Republic of China. Among other things, this project features an interview with one of the exhibitors of the “Great Chinese Calligraphy and Painting” exhibition, calligraphy artist Hua Ge.