The Adventures of BB Square

The Adventures of BB Square
Thursday, 12 December 2013

Erarta has recently launched The Adventures of BB Square, a new comedy cartoon series that gives life, voice and movement to some of our most revered artworks.  To watch the antics and adventures of BB Square, please visit our YouTube channel.

The Adventures of BB Square centers around the main character, BB Square - the original black square from Malevich's The Black Square painting - who comes alive and moves in with an ordinary family. With a special...


The 55th Venice Biennale and Erarta Angels

The 55th Venice Biennale and Erarta Angels
Monday, 18 November 2013

The 55th Venice Biennale is due to close on the 24th of November and it is high time to sum up. Last year St Petersburg's prominent artist Dmitry Shorin collaborated with Erarta Galleries to create a nomad project "I Believe in Angels". Twelve limited edition life-sized sculptures of winged girls constituted its core. Highly polished, both exquisite and monumental, feminine and technogenic, these angels carry airplane wings on their backs. Their captivating beauty and monochrome pearl-colouring reflect on Shorin's fascination with women...


New website for the Galleries

New website for the Galleries
Friday, 03 May 2013

Erarta is delighted to announce the launch of a new website for its international group of galleries. We believe it greatly improves user experience in terms of browsing art, getting in touch with the galleries and learning about what's happening at Erarta worldwide. There are several new features such as a smart search system which helps visitors filter works of art that suit their particular preferences and many others that we hope everyone will find useful. We'd like to apologise in advance for archives and history - if you're looking...


Erarta participates in the night of museums… hippy style

Erarta participates in the night of museums… hippy style
Thursday, 02 May 2013

Erarta St. Petersburg created a special programme for the night of museums on 18th of May - an event entitled "Hippy Rights", imploring its guests to support the right to be a hippy, to immerse themselves in the culture and participate in all related events. Hippy culture is impossible to imagine without music and that night, it was practically everywhere throughout Erarta's 10,000 sqm building... a large-scale music festival in the spirit of Woodstock and smaller halls which featured groups performing famous songs of The Beatles, Led...


Trip Advisor awards Erarta a second consecutive certificate of excellence

Trip Advisor awards Erarta a second consecutive certificate of excellence
Wednesday, 01 May 2013

Erarta is delighted to announce that Trip Advisor, the world's biggest travel and tourism website has again highlighted Erarta as one of St. Petersburg's top sights by awarding it a second consecutive certificate of excellence. We'd like to thank all travellers to St. Petersburg who have taken the time to visit Erarta and review us on the site - it's incredibly rewarding to see that our efforts to showcase art, brighten everyday life of St. Petersburg and offer foreign visitors an interesting glimpse of modern Russia are appreciated. So...