Wilson Center Experts

Elena Borovskaya

Regional Exchange Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Head of Art History Department, Member of the Artists’ Union of Russia, N. K. Rerikh Art College
Wilson Center Project(s):
Whistler and Russian Art
Term:
Sep 01, 1994
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Nov 01, 1994

Project Summary

Whistler’s biography and heritage in the context of the Russian art of his time. Whistler’s influence on Russian art: his personality, public image, social behavior, style of life and societal relations. Whistler’s influence on Russian artists. Bibliographical and archival work.