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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Galina Vishneve put in the fountain: the projects of a monument to the singer

The monument to great Opera singer Galina Vishnevskaya will appear soon in Moscow. The legendary diva can appear as Empress on the throne, Greek goddess Nike or ladies with alien facial features with a giant lyre in hand. The best options for the future of the monument the architects and artists introduced in the Central house of architect.

The monument will be installed near the building of the Opera centre in Ostozhenka, 25. One of the options is near a two-meter figure of the singer to establish a low podium in the form of a piano from several types of granite. To create the atmosphere of the theatre, in the background there delicate curtain of small flowers. Its designers also hope to make from bronze. Another team of sculptors as the stage curtain propose to use the rough metal, and water. This monument is a fountain with a figure Vishnevskaya in the center. Will be installed behind the design of the marble columns and arches, from which will flow the water. Jet is planned to divide on two sides, which will create the impression open of the curtain. The authors of two interesting decisions as the main element is decided to use the text. However, in one embodiment, the lines of poems of Anna Akhmatova, dedicated to the Opera diva, will be located at the bottom of traditional sculpture depicting the singer in full growth. Letter the designers want to put on stage-benches, made in the form of a semicircular console. In the dark they will glow. In the second version of the sculpture. Instead, the Vishnevskaya portrait will be marked on the marble wall. If you approach the monument, closer, it will be seen that the image consists entirely of quotes by the singer and the libretto of the famous Opera arias that she performed on stage.


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