Calendar 2016 by the foundation «Russian Silhouette»
This year, the Charitable Foundation «Russian Silhouette» turns 20 years old! In honor of this event fashion-calendar produced. This issue focuses on Russian avant-garde, noted the recent 100th anniversary! Russian avant-garde artists have won worldwide recognition and occupied a worthy place in the «golden fund» of world art thanks to a special artistic interpretation of reality. In this calendar images of paintings harmoniously interwoven with the great avant-garde artists created by designers. Among them: Kazimir Malevich, Wassily Kandinsky, and one of the brightest representatives of Russian avant-garde of the XX century Pyotr Konchalovsky, famous ancestor ща outstanding dynasty Mikhalkov-Konchalovsky.
Following the tradition and ahead of time, avant-garde break the boundaries of reality and create a «fourth dimension». Contemporary artists of fashion, like their great predecessors in painting, follow their own path and demonstrate extraordinary worldview. The calendar 2016 was attended by Alesф Kacher, Nadezhda Mikhalkova, Anna Mikhailovskaya, Nastassja Sambursky, Natalia Bardot and others. His creations presented designers Valentin Yudashkin, Victoria Andreyanova, Igor Chapurin, Oleg Ovsiev / VIVA VOX /, Alain Ahmadullina etc. Photo for calendar are made by acknowledged master of commercial photography Alex Gorbunkov. Make-up and hair styles to capture provided by salon DESSANGE. General sponsor of the unique publication is VTB Bank, which supports the most important cultural events of the country. Among them are projects of the Bolshoi Theater, the Tretyakov Gallery, the Mariinsky Theatre, the State Hermitage, Boris Eifman Ballet Theatre, Russian museum.
And a small comment from the Fashion Astrology point of view. 2016 will be marked by an interesting arrangement of stars: harmonious aspect between Jupiter in Virgo and Pluto in Capricorn promises flourishing in sewing and design art. In the fall of 2016 a new influence includes: Jupiter moves from Virgo into Libra, which is directly related to the theme of female beauty and attractiveness. In 2016 there are very favorable conditions for the development of fashion and «women’s theme». We look forward to the new calendar in 2016, and look forward to even more wonderful surprises in calendar 2017. All the best will come!
Presentation and exhibition of the photo project will be held on December 7 in the Gallery of Arts by Zurab Tsereteli. By tradition, the guests will meet Tatiana Mikhalkova and Alexander Mitroshenkov, founder of the «Russian Silhouette».