In the Sakhalin Regional Museum, a new exhibition «Roads of Manchuria» will be open on August 30, at 4:00 p.m. from the collections of the Amur Regional Museum named after Grigory Stepanovich Novikov-Daursky" (city of Blagoveshchensk) and dedicated to the 72nd anniversary of the end of the Second World War, 1939 -1945.
The exhibition presents 48 drawings of the war years made by Boris Trofimovich Gorlach a famous sculptor, a member of the Union of Artists of the USSR, a participant of the Great Patriotic War and war with militaristic Japan. He is Labor Veteran.
In August 1945, B.T. Gorlach went a long way through the River Amur, Maly (Lesser) Khingan mountain range and the flooded plains of Manchuria. In between battles, he made drawings of his comrades in arms, residents of liberated Manchurian villages, Chinese children and Japanese prisoners of war on trophy Japanese paper using pencil, pen and ink.
Join us to see a series of graphic drawings of Boris Trofimovich Gorlach documentary evidence of a liberator-soldier who travelled the arduous roads of war.
The Museum is located at 29, Kommunistichesky Avenue, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
Tuesday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Wednesday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Thursday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Friday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Saturday: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm.
Sunday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Ticket Office starts to close 30 minutes before the Museum closes.
The Museum is closed on Monday
For information, call: 727555.
Prepared by V.S. Tyan