The World Of Beauty

Alexey Venetsianov ( beautiful world )

February 7, 1780, in Moscow, in a family of merchants boy was born, the future artist Alexey Venetsianov.The church books his father was recorded as "Moscow merchant, a Greek."Initially, the name sounded like their family Franks - Veneziano.At the beginning of the XVIII century the family move...

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Bertel Thorvaldsen

Bertel Thorvaldsen was born in Copenhagen on 19 November 1770.His father, an Icelander by birth, was a woodcarver.He did not have much talent, but was able to instill in his son an interest in sculpture and painting."I had a passion for drawing, - later recalled sculptor.- Seeing one day as I ...

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Federico Fellini ( beautiful world )

Federico Fellini was born on January 20, 1920 in Rimini in a Salesman family.Federico grew up a sickly child, he often felt dizzy and he lost consciousness.The doctor thought it was a sign of heart failure, and the boy will not live long.Fortunately, he was wrong."I've always had a tendency to...

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Fyodor Ivanovich Tolstoy ( " American " )

He was an extraordinary man.And it is not that he knew how to put on an unusual, original way to express themselves and think freely.His fate is mysterious and inexplicable.Born Fyodor Ivanovich Tolstoy family estate in the Kostroma region.While there is still serfdom.Fedor grew quite ill chil...

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Isaac Babel

the 100th anniversary of Babel astronomers named after him a small planet.He has long existed in the Russian literature on the rights of "lawless comet in the circle to the number of stars."Or you could say differently: He - wandering stars, hovering over the black abyss of the Cheka ... AND...

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Omar Khayyam ( beautiful world )

matter how many editions of books of Omar Khayyam may be, whatever they may be out of copies - his poems are always in short supply.Russian reader is always drawn to his amazing wisdom contained in the fine quatrains.His poems can be found on the difficult moment in my life, and joyful, he - t...

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Architect James Bogard ( beautiful world )

Home use frame structures, in the modern sense of the word, was laid in 1848 in the United States, the birthplace of skyscrapers.The decisive step was taken when the iron columns replaced the masonry as supports, carriers intercommunication overlap.An example of one of the first structures of ...

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Lope de Vega ( beautiful world )

Lope de Vega - one of the founders of the Spanish drama.It creates in the Renaissance period.His literary heritage, in addition to novels, poems and sonnets, has more than 2,000 pieces, of which up to now has remained 426. The most significant works of the playwright recognized historical dram...

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Nadia Rusheva

Rusheva Hope was born January 31, 1952 in Ulan Bator in the family of a Soviet artist Nicholas Roerich Rusheva.Her mother - the first Tuvan ballerina Natalia Doydalovna Azhikmaa-Rusheva.Local sage gave her prophetic name Naidan that in Mongolian means "always living". Rusheva summer of 1952 m...

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