Saint-Petersburg charity organization “Perspectives”, which for 21 years helping children and adults with severe disabilities, is conducting the auction tomorrow at the hotel “Ambassador”. Funds raised at the annual charity auctions, allow you to continue the work of specialists “Prospects” in the orphanage-boarding school No. 4 in Pavlovsk, a psychoneurological boarding school №3, Peterhof and families.
In 2016 on the “Auction opportunity” managed to collect one million rubles, and as the lots were proposed to get acquainted with Ivan Urgant and visit on the set of “Evening Urganta” or, for example, to visit a rehearsal of prima-ballerina of the Mariinsky theatre Victoria Tereshkina. In addition, the auction of paintings by famous artists, shirts Sergei Shnurov and other items.
In 2017, host the auction will be Andrey Urgant in the program – a concert and lots of theatre stars, cinema, Russian stage and fashion catwalks. Fashion designer Tatiana Kotegova transferred to auction unique dress and the cuffs of his last collections, the actress of theatre and cinema Marina solopchenko will personally present the original doll handmade. Also in the raffle will be a Pointe ballerina Uliana Lopatkina, the book, signed by Sergei Shnurov, a painting by famous American artist Matt lamb, a gift edition of the book “the Master and Margarita”, signed by the honored artist of Russia Anna Kovalchuk, a feather from the movie “Straw hat” from Alice Freundlich…
Special lot auction — the work of the “Fish”, created in the art Studio at the boarding school No. 3 Galina Abramova, an artist with special needs. A striking example of art brut (literally “rough art”), devoid of the conventions of creative people, not like the others. The painting participated in the art project “Art for cats” in the framework of the European biennial of contemporary art “Manifesta 10” in the General staff building of the State Hermitage.
At auction within the mini-exhibition can be seen and some other artists Perspektivy Art Studio created in the orphanage in 2001 and became a window into his own colorful world for children, “Perspectives”.
The event will traditionally become friends and benefactors “Prospects”, including many businessmen, collectors, journalists, members of creative unions, representatives of the business community and the secular public.