Exhibition “Heroes of the Great Patriotic War” reminds us about hard times, sadness of defeats in the battles, people who didn’t come back from the frontline, happiness of the Victory Day.
Famous painters – Boris Pomortcev, Vitaly Tyulenev, Sergey Jakobchuk and Yury Visokovskih were kids at the time of the Great Patriotic War. They still have memories from that severe times.
Some painters were soldiers, who protected their Motherland from the enemies. They made sketches and drawings representing cruel battles, ruined cities and villages, heroes, who gave their lives for the victory.
Some paintings from the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts of the Republic of Karelia are shown for the first time.
Exhibition will be opened till May 21st.