We welcome you to visit our exhibition “Moscow and St.Petersburg – A Tale of Two Cities” and see remarkable oil, pastel, watercolor, silk paintings and unique collection of hand made lacquer miniature boxes – art of Kholui. Holiday season is almost here. Now is a wonderful opportunity to delight your loved ones with a memorable art works.
Kholui is a well-known lacquer miniature school in Russia. It has been a centre of Russian icon painting since 16th century. This particular miniature painting is executed with egg yolk tempera over papier-mâché articles. They represent folklore and historic subjects, everyday life motive with stylized figures, which are depicted against the stylized landscape background.
In these beautiful boxes you shall store your finest treasures and memories. An almost impervious gloss finish protects for generations the hand-painted artwork.
Exhibition opens through November 30th
Weekdays: 8:30 am – 6pm
Saturday: 11am – 3pm
CaviArt Gallery (2337 Bissonnet St; Houston, TX 77005)