MONUMENTAL ART AND ARCHITECTURE. PROBLEMS OF THE SYNTHESIS OF ARTS IN HISTORY AND IN THE 21ST CENTURY: XXXII ALPATOV READINGS
The Department of Art History and Art Criticism of the Russian Academy of Arts invites you to take part in the international research conference – XXXII Alpatov Readings on the topic “Monumental Art and Architecture. Problems of the Synthesis of Arts in History and in the 21st Century”, that will take place in the White Hall of the Russian Academy of Arts (21 Prechistenka street, Moscow) on November 25-26, 2021.
The Conference is aimed at the comprehensive research of the complex and multi-faceted process of the synthesis of arts on the example of monumental art and architecture. Only the study of this phenomenon in art of the past and present makes it possible to give an objective assessment of the synthesis of monumental art and architecture in the 20th -21st centuries in Russia and other countries, as well as to uncover today’s problems of the synthesis of arts.
The main goals of the Conference include:
-analyses of the evolution of the synthesis of arts in the historical perspective and in the 20th – 21st centuries;
-study and rethinking of little-known examples of the synthesis of arts on the example of monumental art and architecture;
-comparative analysis of the synthesis of monumental art and architecture with works of previous epochs in terms of borrowing and rethinking of artistic traditions in Russian and international art;
- identification and comparative analysis of problems of the synthesis of arts in history and in the 21st century.