Композитор Кшиштоф Пендерецкий

Dear Friends,
I very much look forward to visiting the International Festival of Arts “Diaghilev. P.S.”, as part of which the White Dance Theatre from…


This year the Festival “Diaghilev. P.S.” continues the cycle of scientific conferences “In Diaghilev’s circle”. After bringing to light the issue of philanthropy and patronage of Ballets Russes in 2015, this time we suggest our members to examine methods and tools used skillfully by Sergei Diaghilev striving for success and global recognition of the Ballets Russes.


Every year, the State Hermitage Museum hosts a Gala Banquet in the Winter Palace. This magnificent celebration, worthy of the Russian Tsars, attracts patrons of the arts and friends of the Hermitage from all over the world.