Primrose Day is a festivsl held on 20 April, 2019. The park of the Zagryazhsky-Stroganovs’ estate is well-known for its exceptional splendor in spring season. Every year in April the park is carpeted with tens of millions of Siberian squill bluebells that create fanciful designs of all sun shades of blue. The flower competition is held on the property premises throughout the primrose bloom. There are playgrounds, exhibitions and masterclasses available. The estate is associated with the name of the Maecenas and collector of art work, Sergey Stroganov.
Znamenka is likewise related to Pushkin’s wife’s name – Natalya Goncharova who turned into born inside the estate. Primrose: Russian Colour Photography Wolfson Galleries & Barbara Lloyd & 20 April 2019 Primrose: Russian Colour Photography presents a retrospective of coloration experiments and developments in Russian photography over the course of a century. Early colouring strategies have been based totally at the conventional techniques of craftsmen who hand-colored photographs and described an unbiased fashion in the records of pictures in Russia. This blanketed ‘postcard’ landscapes and pix in addition to Soviet propaganda, avant-garde and reportage images.