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1. The Past in the Past: Reading a Book about Soviet Archaeology

A sixty-year-old Christmas present reveals how Soviet archaeologists perceived their craft.

Tags: soviet era, ussr, hermitage, history, archaeology
2. A Bizarre Wedding, Northern Creatures, and Fake Faberg├ęs

In this week's Odder News, one of Russia's most unconventional actors and an ice dancer get married (again), polar bears take over Russian trucks, and the Hermitage is faking it.

Tags: hermitage, faberge, weddings, woolly mammoth, polar bears
3. A Bizarre Wedding, Northern Creatures, and Fake Faberg├ęs

In this week's Odder News, the world-famous Hermitage displays forgeries, DNA records are getting older, and polar bears are getting friendlier.

Tags: hermitage, mammoth, weddings, museums
4. Exploring Russian Museums ~ Virtually

When you can't go to the museum, the museum comes to you!

Tags: hermitage, museums
5. Chinese Artist's Gift to the Hermitage

A famous Chinese artist was so inspired by his visit to the Hermitage, that he created a whole exhibit.

Tags: art, china, hermitage
6. Life-Changing Moments

“This is war. The enemy is invisible, but some lines of the front are clear. Today's difficulties, of course, are far from the horrors known to our history, and that includes the Blockade. That was much worse than today, and scarier.... The noble experience and mysticism of the besieged Hermitage remains with us always and serves as an example.”

- General Director of the State Hermitage Museum Mikhail Piotrovsky, in a Facebook post on how the Hermitage is dealing with the coronavirus pandemic

Tags: belarus, music, hermitage, coronavirus
7. 5-Hour Phone Film

Do you have an extra five hours? Why not watch this unique film!

Tags: technology, hermitage
8. Piter's People - Katya Kotlyar

Graphic designer, traveler, instagram explorer, Katya Kotlyar knows her home city inside out, and sees it as an artist would, as a beautiful backdrop for living.

Tags: potemkin, hermitage, travel, st. petersburg
9. Note Book

All the news that is fit to print, including notes on art, the environment, clocks and monuments.

Tags: neizvestny, hermitage, censorship
10. Hermitage Cats

A look at the cats that guard one of the world's great museums.

Tags: hermitage
By Anna and Jyrki Liukko

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