Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy in The Times and Customs program on Russia-K

An episode of The Times and Customs program, aired on the Russia-K TV channel, was shot at the premises of the Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy. The episode is devoted to the Queen of Spades, a 19th-century literary work by Alexander Pushkin, and centers around the rational world of the tale, which may be read to have supernatural elements. Artem Lebedev, a famous calligrapher and a National School of Calligraphy instructor, talked about how people wrote with a goose quill back in the days and how to hold one to write beautifully.