A Word from the Director

In Praise of Distancing

Mikhail Piotrovsky: Sometimes you have to step back two metres even from a Rembrandt Text: Yelena Yakovleva Rossiyskaya Gazeta, Federal Edition №152(8206)

Posted on July 3, 2020

Today many people are asking themselves whether the times and the world will change after the experience of a worldwide pandemic and those regimes of living that we embraced during it. Did the epidemic influence the war against monuments that broke out afterwards? How can we come out of that war undefeated? Those questions from the Rossiyskaya Gazeta are answered by the Director of the State Hermitage, Academician Mikhail Piotrovsky.

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